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  Definition of Origination
  1. the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new; "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"; "he regards the fork as a modern introduction"
  2. an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
Similar Words: initiation, founding, foundation, institution, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration, origin, inception

 

Hyponyms: authorship, paternity, germination, cause, preliminary, overture, prelude, emanation, rise, procession

 

Derivational Morphology: introduce, innovate, create, originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring up, grow, initiate, start, establish, found, plant, constitute, institute, commit, institutionalize, institutionalise, send, charge, set up, launch, pioneer

 

 
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