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  Definition of Borrowing
  1. the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source; "the borrowing of ancient motifs was very apparent"
  2. obtaining funds from a lender
Similar Words: adoption

 

Hyponyms: naturalization, naturalisation, misappropriation, crossover, pawn

 

Derivational Morphology: adopt, borrow, take over, take up, espouse, embrace, sweep up

 

 
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