Moralists had, as a rule, regarded it as a mode of warning, had claimed for it a certain ethical efficacy in the formation of character, had praised it as something that taught us what to follow and showed us what to avoid.
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The doctor weighed the efficacy of each treatment against potential side-effects.
They held hearings to investigate concerns about the safety and efficacy of the vaccine.