Effacement Effected

Effect

Meanings and phrases

effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; consequence; outcome; result; event; issue; upshot
  2. an outward appearance; impression
  3. an impression (especially one that is artificial or contrived)
  4. the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work; essence; burden; core; gist
  5. (of a law) having legal validity; force
  6. a symptom caused by an illness or a drug

effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. produce; effectuate; set up
  2. act so as to bring into existence

Coriolis effect

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n.
  1. (physics) an effect whereby a body moving in a rotating frame of reference experiences the Coriolis force acting perpendicular to the direction of motion and to the axis of rotation; on Earth the Coriolis effect deflects moving bodies to the right in the northern hemisphere and to the left in the southern hemisphere

Doppler effect

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n.
  1. change in the apparent frequency of a wave as observer and source move toward or away from each other; Doppler shift

Tyndall effect

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n.
  1. the phenomenon in which light is scattered by very small particles in its path; it makes a beam of light visible; the scattered light is mainly blue

bandwagon effect

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n.
  1. the phenomenon of a popular trend attracting even greater popularity

butterfly effect

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n.
  1. the phenomenon whereby a small change at one place in a complex system can have large effects elsewhere, e.g., a butterfly flapping its wings in Rio de Janeiro might change the weather in Chicago

coattails effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (politics) the consequence of one popular candidate in an election drawing votes for other members of the same political party

domino effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the consequence of one event setting off a chain of similar events (like a falling domino causing a whole row of upended dominos to fall)
E.g.
  • The domino effect is exploited in Rube Goldberg machines.
  • People began to stumble over the bodies of those who were crushed in a domino effect.
  • This police response reform had a domino effect for police departments across the country.

greenhouse effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. warming that results when solar radiation is trapped by the atmosphere; caused by atmospheric gases that allow sunshine to pass through but absorb heat that is radiated back from the warmed surface of the earth; greenhouse warming
E.g.
  • The greenhouse effect can be illustrated with an idealized planet.
  • However, a greenhouse is not primarily warmed by the "greenhouse effect".
  • Titan is a body with both a greenhouse effect and an anti-greenhouse effect.

ground effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. apparent increase in aerodynamic lift experienced by an aircraft flying close to the ground
E.g.
  • It uses the ground effect.
  • The technical regulations will allow for the reintroduction of ground effect.
  • The company also builds ground effect vehicles, airboats and propellor-driven snowmobiles.

in effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. exerting force or influence; effective; good; in force

in effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. in actuality or reality or fact; effectively

knock-on effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a secondary or incidental effect

law of effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychology) the principle that behaviors are selected by their consequences; behavior having good consequences tends to be repeated whereas behavior that leads to bad consequences is not repeated

piezo effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. electricity produced by mechanical pressure on certain crystals (notably quartz or Rochelle salt); alternatively, electrostatic stress produces a change in the linear dimensions of the crystal; piezoelectricity; piezoelectric effect

piezoelectric effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. electricity produced by mechanical pressure on certain crystals (notably quartz or Rochelle salt); alternatively, electrostatic stress produces a change in the linear dimensions of the crystal; piezoelectricity; piezo effect

placebo effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any effect that seems to be a consequence of administering a placebo; the change is usually beneficial and is assumed result from the person's faith in the treatment or preconceptions about what the experimental drug was supposed to do; pharmacologists were the first to talk about placebo effects but now the idea has been generalized to many situations having nothing to do with drugs
E.g.
  • Other sources attribute the benefit to a simple placebo effect.
  • Largely the use of fossils as medicine is a matter of placebo effect.
  • A 1955 study suggested that a substantial part of a medicine's impact was due to the placebo effect.

position effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (genetics) the effect on the expression of a gene that is produced by changing its location in a chromosome

side effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy
  2. any adverse and unwanted secondary effect; fallout
E.g.
  • Thrombocytopenia is a rare but known side effect.
  • It also can be a side effect of many medications.
  • side effect of medicine or symptom of liver problems.

skin effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the tendency of high-frequency alternating current to distribute near the surface of a conductor

sound effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an effect that imitates a sound called for in the script of a play
E.g.
  • There is also no shouting sound effect when ninjutsu are activated.
  • These reverse recorded words were only used because of the sound effect.
  • The resulting sound effect was 'SIZZZA - FITZZ' or something like that."

special effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an effect used to produce scenes that cannot be achieved by normal techniques (especially on film)
E.g.
  • The night's best special effect was Pink herself.
  • He also did some special effect work, normally for action sequences.
  • They thought that the blood spilling from Hoevels's neck was some sort of special effect.

stage effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a special effect created on the stage

take effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go into effect or become effective or operative
E.g.
  • The new regulations were to take effect the next day.
  • The new minimum wage will take effect from January 1.
  • The changes are scheduled to take effect on 1 April 2022.

to that effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. with that general meaning

came into effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This legislation came into effect in January 1958.
  • The changes came into effect on 16 November 2018.
  • The renaming came into effect on 1 January 2011.

took effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It took effect beginning in the school year 1965.
  • Her appointment took effect on November 10, 2016.
  • The new constitution took effect on 6 November 2009.

no effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kirby's ruling has no effect on Frank's conviction.
  • Vowel length has no effect and is thus unmarked.
  • Surprisingly, efforts of the pope had no effect.

went into effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This change went into effect on January 1, 1907.
  • The measure went into effect on January 1, 2014.
  • The legislation went into effect on January 1, 2014.

little effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The short dry season has little effect on the overall climate.
  • They had, however, little effect on both Kazanowski and Władysław.
  • Removal of such factor from the population will have little effect.

immediate effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was revealed he had resigned with immediate effect.
  • However, there was a more immediate effect.
  • <br> Hart's letter had an immediate effect.

negative effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is no evidence of a negative effect of French invasion."
  • Emigration too had a negative effect on the growth of cities in Quebec.
  • It also has a negative effect on the accuracy of navigational instruments.

significant effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The format has a significant effect on strategy.
  • The institute had a significant effect on the town of Nevada, Missouri.
  • However, subsequent studies showed no significant effect on the brains.

same effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • So the copula has the same effect as "exists".
  • Reducing the total FM transmit noise by half has the same effect.
  • They have the same effect in law as a sworn statement or affidavit.

profound effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Colonial rule had a profound effect on Southeast Asia.
  • The misdialed phone calls had a profound effect on Katz.
  • Their work had a profound effect on his artistic direction.

positive effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It showed a positive effect in restless legs syndrome.
  • Regarding environmental health, studies have found no or a positive effect.
  • He has made a positive effect in the centre of defence, replacing former captain Steven Pressley.

great effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Frost uses personification to great effect throughout the poem.
  • On “Mack the Knife,” he and Person trade phrases to great effect.
  • He reappeared again in two matches in 1919, again to no great effect.

adverse effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This has an adverse effect on the genus "Bombus".
  • One common adverse effect is an upset stomach.

put into effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its recommendations were only put into effect after the Stockade.
  • As bishop he put into effect the reforming decrees of the Council of Trent.
  • On November 28, 1966 a constitution was created, signed, and put into effect.

effect upon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Trade winds have a significant effect upon the climate of Central America.
  • This proposal took effect upon the conclusion of the 1959 general election.
  • The particles produce a scattering effect upon the component parts of white light.

dramatic effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Burgundians, Sciri and Franks) for dramatic effect.
  • But Édouard Manet used blacks for their strength and dramatic effect.
  • What befalls his parents on the cotton field was added for dramatic effect...

cause and effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The idiom is about confusing cause and effect.
  • Hume elaborates more on this last principle of cause and effect.
  • Humans understand cause and effect.

come into effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To come into effect, it must be ratified by the new parliament.
  • The new plates are expected to come into effect in September 2018.

similar effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The manganese has a similar effect as nickel, i.e.
  • A similar effect happens with image formats.
  • Sculptured's "NHL Stanley Cup" featured a similar effect.

taking effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He retired in 1964, taking effect in 1965.
  • He held the seat until his defeat in 1937, taking effect in 1938.
  • He held the seat until his retirement in 1970, taking effect in 1971.

opposite effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, Arnold found it to have the opposite effect.
  • Reversing the voltage has the opposite effect.
  • An opposite effect could be created with a dark overcoat.

overall effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The overall effect was one of airiness and a neoclassical appearance.
  • The overall effect has also been described as lilac, dark taupe, and even green.
  • The overall effect of this regulation has a marked impact on the hydrograph of the River Dee.

desired effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was just a warning shot, which had the desired effect.
  • This had the desired effect of forcing Essex to move to intercept them.
  • This had the desired effect.

direct effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The health of our oceans has a direct effect on the health humans.
  • However, a better experiment is to compute the natural direct effect.
  • Time-consuming nit removal, therefore, has no direct effect on transmission.

effect when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is the beauty and beast effect when taking this pathway.
  • There is also no shouting sound effect when ninjutsu are activated.
  • The dried leaves and flowers have a mild calming effect when smoked.

remained in effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These changes remained in effect until 8 December.
  • This measure remained in effect until the service frequency had sufficiently increased.
  • This order was strengthened in 1977 and remained in effect until 2003, when it was rescinded.

devastating effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Danish raids had a devastating effect on learning in England.
  • The hind legs can also be used to kill or maim with devastating effect.
  • The defeat by the despised Indians had a devastating effect on white morale.

still in effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A cooling period featuring seasonal rains was still in effect.
  • This arrangement is still in effect.
  • Legislation first introduced by the British is still in effect in modified form today.

net effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Therefore, the net effect is the interplay of direct and reflex actions.
  • The net effect was to swap the numbers between roads on opposing ends of the state.
  • The net effect of all of this is "the reversal of [the Lion's] status as the King of the Jungle."

full effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Order actions take an entire turn and usually have a more full effect.
  • The changes appeared to have gone into full effect on October 18, 2007.
  • The smoking ban had been passed in 2015 and was meant to go into full effect in May 2018.

detrimental effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A psychologist discusses the detrimental effect of an absentee father on his children.
  • The excessive weight and the soft suspension had a detrimental effect on handling and on cornering ability.
  • Because abiotic stress is widely considered a detrimental effect, the research on this branch of the issue is extensive.

good effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Using his pace to good effect, while continuing to provide goals with his accurate diagonal balls.
  • He employed rough blots and smudges to good effect, but used meticulous brushstrokes when required.
  • In the 2007 season, Christensen's offense used this scheme to good effect by scoring a school record 558 points.

lasting effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They had a lasting effect on the trajectory of his life and thought.
  • Ehlen distinguished himself with lasting effect in this young movement.
  • The student's struggle had also a lasting effect on Greek anarchism and terrorism.

go into effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The United States followed with its own prohibition, to go into effect in 1808.
  • To go into effect, it would have to be approved by the New York State Legislature.
  • These new regulations go into effect 15 months after publication in the Federal Register.

visual effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The opening sequence has an intentionally distorted visual effect.
  • The only visual effect is the huge field where she is seen walking.
  • Spinners and spinsocks can be attached to the flying line for visual effect.

comic effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Surzhyk is often also used for comic effect in the arts.
  • Roy Estrada provided falsetto vocals to create a comic effect to the song.
  • Acme siren The Acme siren is a musical instrument used in concert bands for comic effect.

legal effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The jury's verdict is being set aside and has no legal effect."
  • An affirmation, however, has exactly the same legal effect as an oath.
  • The Treaty of Lisbon was signed in 2007 and came into legal effect on 1 December 2009.

major effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kaiser learned that poverty has a major effect on life expectancy.
  • 21 never had a major effect on the combat box formations of Fortresses.
  • This had a major effect on the local economy: many downtown shops closed.

give effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One aspect of such a duty is the obligation on authorities in some cases to give effect to procedural legitimate expectations.
  • In some courts, violations of the stay are treated as void "ab initio" as a matter of law, although the court may annul the stay to give effect to otherwise void acts.

beneficial effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Unlike the robber, the merchant has a beneficial effect.
  • Beaver ponds have been shown to have a beneficial effect on trout and salmon populations.
  • Imipramine had a beneficial effect in patients with depression who showed mental and motor retardation.

practical effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Under heavy U.S. pressure, Spain rescinded this welcome, but the change had little practical effect.
  • This difference is tiny, and the consensus at the time would have been that it should have no practical effect.
  • It has also been in a supranational union with Russia since 2 April 1996, although this has had little practical effect.

cumulative effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The cumulative effect is lower property values for homeowners.
  • "The cumulative effect isn't pretty.
  • Solvent radiolysis due to the cumulative effect of astatine decay is a related problem.

greater effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • I simply combined them for greater effect."
  • These particles can be combined with the vocative particles for greater effect, e.g.
  • In turn, the lead oscillator is used to greater effect, reflecting this newfound intensity."

chilling effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To chilling effect, they are colorless.
  • Such abuse has had a chilling effect and disrupted the online participation of these communities.
  • Many of the injured were reported to have suffered from frostbite caused by the chilling effect of the gas.

takes effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 1301 takes effect on January 1, 2015.
  • Ahead of any national election a period of prohibition takes effect.
  • No filing or legal fees is required for Amparo which takes effect on October 24.

effect during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The amendment took effect during the 2005 elections.
  • The plan went into effect during the 2007-2008 academic year.
  • A common side effect during IV administration is reflex bradycardia.

combined effect

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E.g.
  • The key to this dramatic performance, validated in peer-reviewed professional papers, is the combined effect of vacuum and gravity.
  • The combined effect of the case fan and the floppy motor resulted in an extremely noisy computer compared to the nearly silent Model I/III.
  • Hence on experimental time scales and temperatures above the first (stage I) recombination temperature, what one sees is the combined effect of stage A and B.

effect occurs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A therapeutic effect occurs after two to four weeks or longer.
  • formula_4 The related piezoelectric effect occurs only in a particular class of dielectrics.
  • A runaway greenhouse effect occurs if positive feedbacks lead to the evaporation of all greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.

contracts in effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Act 1 included 10 exceptions, including: increasing pension costs, increases in special education costs, a catastrophe like a fire or flood, increase in health insurance costs for contracts in effect in 2006 or dwindling tax bases.

effect size

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • For MDD, the authors note that the pooled effect size was very low.
  • One type of effect size estimator was named after Glass by Larry V. Hedges.
  • Deficits in effortful control also showed a very modest effect size in the male direction.

effect against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cooking dairy products may reduce a protective effect against colon cancer.
  • It is believed that estrogens have a protective effect against the symptoms of schizophrenia.
  • It may confer a modest protective effect against some diseases, including Parkinson's disease.

effect of making

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Banning had the effect of making "the dance craze" even greater.
  • This had the effect of making breaches of airport bylaws punishable under criminal law.
  • This immunity from arrest and punishment has had the effect of making Ballade think he was above the ordinary process of law.

cooling effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Reforestation in tropical areas has a cooling effect.
  • A dissipation device is attached to the hot side to maintain cooling effect on the cold side.
  • Other human effects are relevant—for example, sulphate aerosols are believed to have a cooling effect.

large effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The mountains have a large effect on the temperatures of nearby areas.
  • The Aegean dispute has had a large effect on Greek-Turkish relations since the 1970s.
  • However, extensive screening have failed to identify many single gene variants of large effect.

protective effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In those studies showing a protective effect, the data are inconsistent.
  • Cooking dairy products may reduce a protective effect against colon cancer.
  • The protective effect which is imparted by IPC has two windows of protection.

photoelectric effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1887, Heinrich Hertz discovered the photoelectric effect.
  • The radiated photon gives energy deposition by photoelectric effect, and the signal is detected as ionization.
  • But he does suggest that this idea would explain certain experimental results, notably the photoelectric effect.

remain in effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The armistice and boundary remain in effect today.
  • Fines for these offenses remain in effect.
  • Many laws and decrees from before independence remain in effect.

comedic effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • [[One-liner joke]]s and satire are also used to comedic effect in literature.
  • Its scenes contrast the life of the upper and lower classes to comedic effect.
  • Howard Stern uses it for comedic effect when discussing aspects of Jewish life.

inhibitory effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It has strong antioxidant properties, and a nonspecific inhibitory effect on cytochrome P450 enzymes..
  • The inhibitory effect of the available GABA is potentiated, leading to sedative and anxiolytic effects.
  • However, BACE1 expression can be activated by phosphorylation of eIF2a, which reverses the inhibitory effect exerted by BACE1 5′UTR.
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