n. an established link between the most probable cause and its resulting effects. It relies on a connection (nexus) between phenomena that has been identified and observed to be one of causation. See causal analysis. Also causal chain.

CAUSAL NEXUS: "The causal nexus could be the missing link which establishes a chain of events as having a root cause among them."
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