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  Definition of derive
  1. develop or evolve, especially from a latent or potential state
  2. come from; "The present name derives from an older form"
  3. reason by deduction; establish by deduction
  4. obtain; "derive pleasure from one''s garden"
  5. come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example; "She was descended from an old Italian noble family"; "he comes from humble origins"
Similar Words: educe, deduce, infer, deduct, gain, come, descend

 

Hyponyms: etymologize, etymologise, extrapolate, carry back, surmise, elicit, reap, draw

 

Grouped Verbs: come, descend, hail

 

Derivational Morphology: derivation, deriving, etymologizing, deduction, deductive reasoning, synthesis, inference, illation, descent, line of descent, lineage, filiation, line, bloodline, blood line, blood, pedigree, ancestry, origin, parentage, stemma, stock, descendant, descendent

 

Anagrams: driver

 

 
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