effectuate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v effectuate produce "The scientists set up a shock wave"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Effectuate To bring to pass; to effect; to achieve; to accomplish; to fulfill. "A fit instrument to effectuate his desire.""In order to effectuate the thorough reform."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • effectuate To bring to pass; accomplish; achieve; effect.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Effectuate to accomplish
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Quotations

  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph%20Waldo%20Emerson
    “Religion is as effectually destroyed by bigotry as by indifference.”
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund%20Burke
    “No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.”
  • Horace
    Horace
    “A jest often decides matters of importance more effectual and happily than seriousness.”
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord%20Chesterfield
    “I look upon indolence as a sort of suicide; for the man is effectually destroyed, though the appetites of the brute may survive.”
  • George Washington
    George%20Washington
    “To be prepared for War is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. effectuer,. See Effect (n.) & (v. t.)
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. efficĕre, effectum, to accomplish—ex, out, facĕre, to make.

Usage

In literature:

The Jesuits warranted from the Pope and the Catholic king would do their parts effectually, and Spanish succours would not be wanting.
"The Land-War In Ireland (1870)" by James Godkin
We regret to say, however, that we were unable to discover any plan by which this can be effectually done.
"The Art of Travel" by Francis Galton
If I could work as effectually for three years more, I shall stand on my feet like a man.
"The Journal of Sir Walter Scott" by Walter Scott
A much more convenient and effectual arrangement for chemical decompositions by common electricity, is the following.
"Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1" by Michael Faraday
The force of the judge's charge on that jury was pretty effectually broken.
"Great Fortunes, and How They Were Made" by James D. McCabe, Jr.
In this way the cacao would be dried in a fifth of the time much more effectually, and of a brighter colour.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
Nothing effectual has been proposed, either to prevent or quell the tumult.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. II. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
The battle can be fought thus just as effectually, and infinitely more humanely.
"The Empire of Russia" by John S. C. Abbott
I knew then the only alternative left for me to extricate myself was to use deception, which is the most effectual defence a slave can use.
"Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave, Written by Himself" by Henry Bibb
Seeing the insolence of the Panchala king, he wished to check it effectually.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
The Prabhadraka-Panchalas also six thousand strong, and all effectual smiters, proceeded against Drona placing Sikhandin at their head.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
No defence, spiritual or otherwise, as yet set up against them, has proved effectual.
"The Lancashire Witches" by William Harrison Ainsworth
But in her own room she wore gingham aprons which effectually covered up her ribbons and laces.
"The Millionaire Baby" by Anna Katharine Green
Just laws would have restored them much more quickly and effectually.
"Knowledge is Power:" by Charles Knight
It were more judicious to confine ourselves to that, which is the most effectual.
"Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health" by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
Given in the same manner during the intermission, it was usually well borne, but was not effectual in preventing the relapse.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
If his shame was to be effectually removed, God must do it.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Genesis" by Marcus Dods
If this is not effectual, you may give him the butt-end of it between the ears, which will be pretty sure to bring him down.
"Ladies on Horseback" by Nannie Lambert
The next instant and his pistol had effectually released her, when she rushed fainting and dishevelled to his arms.
"Ti-Ping Tien-Kwoh" by Lin-Le
His remedy of iced water, was just as effectual in winter as in summer.
"Every Man his own Doctor" by R. T. Claridge
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In poetry:

CARPOPHORUS.
You ungrateful,
Yes, because you have abandoned,
Have forgotten God's assistance,
So effectual and so ample.
"The Purgatory Of St. Patrick - Act III" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
Retiring from the world, her worth unseen
Was valued only by th' admiring few;
For modesty, that most effectual screen,
Round the rich gem her shelt'ring mantle threw.
"To The Memory Of A Much Loved Sister" by Elizabeth Bath
Mine utter helplessness I feel;
But thou, who gav'st the feeble will,
The effectual grace supply;
Be thou my strength, my light, my way,
And bid my soul the call obey,
And to thy bosom fly.
"Hymn XXV: Stupendous Love of God Most High!" by Charles Wesley
And caused them to be overlaid with turf and brushwood
Expecting the plan would prove effectual where his little army stood,
Waiting patiently for the break of day,
All willing to join in the deadly fray.
"The Battle of Bannockburn" by William Topaz McGonagall
"Because God has said there's no use preaching against strong drink,
Therefore, by taking up arms against it, God does think,
That is the only and the effectual cure
To banish it from the land, He is quite sure.
"The Destroying Angel or The Poet's Dream" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

NORMAN — To be effectual at my job as a "computer guy," I have to be constantly learning.
"The right of freely examining public characters and measures, and of free communication among the people thereon has ever been justly deemed the only effectual guardian of every other right".
Industry fights incorrect assumption that less glass is more effectual in energy-efficient building design.
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In science:

We show that, given the number of numerical wave cycles we employ, even a simple PN choice like TaylorT1 leads to very faithful and effectual templates, and significantly increases the possible range of gravitational-wave searches.
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
We re-test the effectualness of this 2D bank.
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
We assess the effectualness of the parametrized waveforms by computing fitting factors with the target signals (computing the overlap maximized over both extrinsic and intrinsic parameters).
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
We compute the effectualness and the faithfulness of the template family for three different noise spectra.
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
It is evident that, having both values always greater than 0.99, the proposed template family is both effectual and faithful.
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
We have estimated the effectualness (larger overlaps with the target signals for the purpose of detection) and faithfulness (smaller biases in the estimation of the parameters of the target signals) of the template family.
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
Having both types of overlap always greater than 0.99, the two dimensional template family is found to be both effectual and faithful in the detection band of these ground-based detectors.
A template bank for gravitational waveforms from coalescing binary black holes: non-spinning binaries
It is not clear, yet, how effectual turbulence is for the fragmentation of IRDC clumps into dense cores.
LABOCA mapping of the infrared dark cloud MSXDC G304.74+01.32
In this article, we present a distributed rewiring scheme that is suitable to effectuate scalefree overlay topologies with an adjustable exponent.
Distributed Creation and Adaptation of Random Scale-Free Overlay Networks
In the following, we thus intend to derive a distributed protocol that can be used to effectuate scale-free network topologies with a particular degree distribution exponent.
Distributed Creation and Adaptation of Random Scale-Free Overlay Networks
Hence, it provides a parameter that can be adjusted to effectuate scale-free networks with an arbitrary degree distribution exponent γ in the range (2, ∞).
Distributed Creation and Adaptation of Random Scale-Free Overlay Networks
Nakamura, T., and Sasaki, M., “Is collapse of a deformed star always effectual for gravitational radiation?”, Phys.
Numerical hydrodynamics in general relativity
Differential Calculus, when effectuated via the background geometrical spacetime continuum, is an obstacle rather than a boon to QG research.
`Iconoclastic', Categorical Quantum Gravity
You can effectually think of the first element in this notation (the p) as merely a label specifying what point in M the vector v is associated with.
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
We are effectually created a vector space with vectors σn,i over the field of integers.
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
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