effect
noun
  1. a result

    Example

    The effect of the pay increase was to raise productivity levels.

  2. an operation

    Usage
    terms of a contract which take effect or come into effect from January 1st
    terms which start to operate on January 1st
  3. meaning

    Usage
    a clause to the effect that
    a clause which means that
verb

to carry out

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