Effectual - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈfektʃuəl|  American pronunciation of the word effectual
Brit.  |ɪˈfɛktʃʊəl|  British pronunciation of the word effectual

adjective

- having legal efficacy or force (syn: legal, sound)

Examples

...acting like a jerk has generally not been a terribly effectual dating strategy...

...to be effectual, a judge must homologate the plea bargain between the district attorney and the defense...

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