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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons); The beginning or early stages.

Usage examples (35)
  • The sudden onset of cold weather is probably the reason.
  • The onset of pneumonia
  • The homogenous sand bed represents the first long term onset of Navajo Sandstone in the area.
  • Recognizing that this could be another chronic pain onset, I wanted WCB to cover therapy for a couple of weeks. for more
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