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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To bring into existence, or to start (a person or thing) on a course or journey.

Usage examples (36)
  • It was explained that the song originated in Liberia during the rice harvest.
  • And what in the world -- where does the title originate?
  • Slide 9: Underground Railroad  Where did the term originate?
  • What inspired your debut album 'Reach For The Sun' and where did the title originate from? for more
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