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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The beginning. The start of an organization or institution.

Usage examples (32)
  • It's the mood and the purpose at the inception of each day that are the important facts in charting your course for the day.
  • TWC has, since its in inception as Wrekin District Council in 1974 (aka Wrecking District Council) been known as an officer ridden authority.
  • Between reception and inception is this automaton intelligence, analysing the data as it comes in, processing it, and firing off response actions.
  • The alcoholic inception is reckoned to have occurred when some early farmer sampled water in which bread had been sitting (and fermenting) for a day or two. for more
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