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Origin (IPA: /ˈɔɹədʒən/)


Origin (n.)

The first existence or beginning of anything; the birth.

Origin (n.)

That from which anything primarily proceeds; the fountain; the spring; the cause; the occasion.

Origin (n.)

The point of attachment or end of a muscle which is fixed during contraction; -- in contradistinction to insertion.

Origin

Point in a Euclidean space used as a reference for geometry of surrounding space

Origin

Anatomical concept used to indicate location

Origin

Content delivery software by Electronic Arts

Origin

Death metal band from the United States

Origin

Scientific graphing and data analysis software by OriginLab Corporation

Origin Synonyms

Root, Beginning, Rootage, Source

Origin Synonyms

Extraction, Descent

Origin Synonyms

Bloodline, Ancestry, Stock, Line Of Descent, Descent, Blood, Parentage, Line, Stemma, Blood Line, Lineage, Pedigree

Origin Synonyms

Inception, Origination

Translations

Origin in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .its ultimate origin is still lost in geological antiquity." - Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions." - Leonardo da Vinci

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others the sacrifices required for co-operation with oneself." - Bertrand Russell

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every gift of noble origin Is breathed upon by Hope's perpetual breath." - Gifts

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every gift of noble origin Is breathed upon by Hope's perpetual breath." - William Wordsworth


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