— noun as in: the effect of the rule is
We are studying the
of the law.
result or consequence
— noun as in: the rule takes effect on
The law takes
on January 1st.
go into use (typically as "in effect" or "take effect")
— verb as in: effect change by a new rule
One of the vest ways to
change is to vote.
to make happen
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