Adjective "acausal" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/eɪˈkɔːz(ə)l//aˈkɔːz(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Not governed or operating by the laws of cause and effect.
  1. 'A common response to such an acausal happening is a sharpening of attention, a sense of the closeness of something unseen.'
  2. 'If QM was as acausal as some people think, then we should not assume that these phenomena have a cause.'
  3. 'With the exception of politically influenced modern Chinese works, acupuncture and East Asian traditional medicine are founded on a non-reductionist, non-dualist, acausal paradigm.'
  4. 'But if the recurrence time of each time-path were immensely longer than the present age of the expanding universe then we would have yet to experience these strange acausal effects.'
  5. 'His notion of synchronicity is that there is an acausal principle that links events having a similar meaning by their coincidence in time rather than sequentially.'

Definitions

1. having no cause.

More examples(as adjective)

"concepts can be acausal."