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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Beginnings; Sources; Ancestry.

Usage examples (39)
  • And after reading a bunch a word origins from the Latin you're no closer to choosing.
  • This whole debate about origins is a bit silly IMO.
  • ODB asked about her name origins, like the toilet paper.
  • Science does not explain origins - an inherently religious topic. for more
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