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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The beginning of something's existence.

Usage examples (38)
  • What sort of philosophers are we, who know absolutely nothing about the origin and destiny of cats?
  • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
  • Misusing words of Latin origin is a common phenomenon.
  • I found that the origin comes from a Greek word, 'Imperium'. for more
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