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effect meaning

EN[ɪˈfɛkt] [-ɛkt]
US
WEffect
  • Effect may refer to:
  • A result or change of something
  • List of effects
  • Cause and effect, an idiom describing causality
  • In pharmacy and pharmacology:
  • Drug effect, a change resulting from the administration of a drug
  • Therapeutic effect, a beneficial change in medical condition, often caused by a drug
  • Adverse effect or side effect, an unwanted change in medical condition caused by a drug
  • Dose-response effect, the relationship between a drug dose and its effect, plotted on a dose-response curve
  • In media:
  • Special effect, an artificial illusion
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
        Related Links:
        1. en effects
        2. en effective
        3. fr effective
        4. en effected
        5. en effectually
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of effect for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "effect" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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