Definition of Origination

1. Noun. An event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events.

Exact synonyms: Inception, Origin
Generic synonyms: Beginning
Specialized synonyms: Germination, Cause, Overture, Preliminary, Prelude, Emanation, Procession, Rise
Derivative terms: Originate, Originate, Originate, Originate, Originate



2. Noun. The act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new. "The foundation of a new scientific society"

Definition of Origination

1. n. The act or process of bringing or coming into existence; first production.

Definition of Origination

1. Noun. The process of bringing something into existence. ¹

2. Noun. The act of bringing something into existence. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Origination

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Origination

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Literary usage of Origination

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1. Ethics: An Investigation of the Facts and Laws of the Moral Life by Wilhelm Max Wundt (1897)
"Not for its origination ; for the motives here at work were derived from a still lower range of selfish ... (K) The origination of New Departments of Law. ..."

2. The Monadology and Other Philosophical Writings by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Robert Latta (1898)
"The Ultimate origination of Things is given by E. 147 sqq. ; G. vii. 302 sqq. BESIDES the world or the aggregate of finite things there is ji certain unity ..."

3. An exposition of the Creed by John Pearson (1857)
"... name was Mary : not for any peculiar excellency in the name itself, or any particular application to the Virgin arising from the origination of it, ..."

4. The Works of Charles Sumner by Charles Sumner (1875)
"SPEECH IN THE SENATE, ON THE USURPATION OF THE SENATE IN THE origination OF APPROPRIATION BILLS, FEBRUARY 7, 1856. ON the llth of December, 1855, ..."

5. The Treatment of Diseases of the Nervous System: A Manual for Practitioners by Joseph Collins (1900)
"PART I. CHAPTER I. THE CAUSES AND origination OF DISEASE OF THE NERVOUS SYSTEM. ... An examination of the causes and conditions of the origination of ..."

6. Religious Thought in England, from the Reformation to the End of Last by John Hunt (1870)
"Besides several small works on practical religion, Sir Matthew Hale wrote a treatise of some length on ' The Primitive origination of Mankind. ..."

7. Textile design and colour by William Watson (1912)
"CHAPTER III ELEMENTARY WEAVES AND THEIR BASES Weaves constructed u/xm Sateen Bases—Sateen Re-arrangements of Ordinary Twills—origination of Designs on ..."

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