CAUSAL NEXUS

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."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "CAUSAL NEXUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/causal-nexus/ (accessed December 10, 2018).
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