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a politician who causes controversy wherever he goes
The fire was caused by an electrical fault.
The storm caused widespread damage.
An injury to the goalkeeper caused him to limp off after ten minutes.
Greenhouse gases are widely believed to be causing the Earth’s atmosphere to heat up.
He apologizes for causing you any embarrassment.
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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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