remote cause


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remote cause

noun auxiliary cause, distant basis, distant cause, distant reason, far cause, far-off cause, farremoved cause, immaterial cause, indirect cause, insuffiiient legal basis, insufficient legal cause, insufficient legal factor, insufficient legal genesis, insufficient legal induceeent, insufficient legal source, no imediate legal cause, nonimmediate legal basis, not immediate cause, not immeeiate legal genesis, removed cause
Associated concepts: intervening cause, liability, negligence, proximate cause
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Investigations into the immediate and remote causes of the fire are on-going by the Operator.
The commission will, among other duties, establish the immediate and remote causes of the conflict; investigate the human rights violations and abuses committed by all parties from 15 December 2013; establish facts and circumstances that may have led to that amount to such violations and any crimes that may have been perpetrated.
He added, The panel is un-procedural, unprofessional and cannot hold water because the constitution has roles for those who investigate the immediate and remote causes of air accidents under the Ministry of Aviation.

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