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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.
Indigestion is caused by excess acid in the stomach.
The drug has been found to cause epileptic fits in laboratory mice.
He was arrested for causing a disturbance.
She was charged with causing death by dangerous driving.
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