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The adjective effective is applied to a person or a thing that has the power to, or which actually does, produce an effect: an effective boss, remedy, speech. Effectual is used especially of that which produces the effect desired or intended, or a decisive result: An effectual bombardment silenced the enemy. Efficacious suggests the capability of achieving a certain end: an efficacious plan, medicine. Efficient (applied also to persons) implies the skillful use of energy or industry to accomplish desired results with little waste of effort: efficient methods; an efficient manager. 

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The manufacturers will need to prove vaccines are safe and effective in younger bodies.
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You fear not just what is in front of you, but what is yet to come, and that’s what makes this harrowing experience so effective.
Limbaugh proved to be not only wildly popular but also cost-effective.
Enough people develop immunity either naturally, which would require a large share of the population being infected and developing antibodies, or through an effective vaccine.
Early in the pandemic, many of us bought cloth masks to help reduce spread while reserving more effective, medical-grade masks for people at higher risk, like doctors, first responders and so on.
They are most effective playing exactly how they were built.

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