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effectual

(of documents, agreements, etc.) having legal force
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It is first agreed and settled among them, what suspected persons shall be accused of a plot; then, effectual care is taken to secure all their letters and papers, and put the owners in chains.
"When this method fails, they have two others more effectual, which the learned among them call acrostics and anagrams.
Athelstane shared his captivity, his bridle having been seized, and he himself forcibly dismounted, long before he could draw his weapon, or assume any posture of effectual defence.
When such personages could constitute a part of the spectacle, without risking the majesty, or reverence of rank and office, it was safely to be inferred that the infliction of a legal sentence would have an earnest and effectual meaning.
The attempt has awakened fully the public attention to that important subject; and has led to investigations which must terminate in a thorough and universal conviction, not only that the constitution has provided the most effectual guards against danger from that quarter, but that nothing short of a Constitution fully adequate to the national defense and the preservation of the Union, can save America from as many standing armies as it may be split into States or Confederacies, and from such a progressive augmentation, of these establishments in each, as will render them as burdensome to the properties and ominous to the liberties of the people, as any establishment that can become necessary, under a united and efficient government, must be tolerable to the former and safe to the latter.
The audience laughed the actor off the stage) would be motivated by a metaphorical operation whereby an experiential action is conceptualized as an effectual one.
This effectual drive is not just helping local communities to learn and be more prepared in fighting smartly against Dengue but it also helps them learn an easy way to develop an effective mosquito trap at home by using daily house-use items.
However, the decision-making process can differ significantly between start-ups and established firms--rational and effectual being examples of modes.
It is fundamentally wrong that Menai Deli loses its largest customer and though they may be well-meaning, the Charities Commission, our MPs and AMs are unlikely to do anything effectual.
The proposal needs effectual implementation to yield results.
"THE effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much."