Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of bringing into existence; creation; production; invention; causation.
- n. The act of arising or beginning or coming into existence; derivation or commencement of being or existence; beginning; first stage or state.
- n. Starting-point; point of derivation or departure.
- n. Mode of production or bringing into being.
- n. uncountable The process of bringing something into existence.
- n. countable The act of bringing something into existence.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. The act or process of bringing or coming into existence; first production.
- n. Mode of production, or bringing into being.
- n. the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new
- n. an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
“SHANNON: Well, the NSA doesn't talk about its technology, and we don't know whether it was the technology that didn't give them the call origination or what, but certainly, the agencies have been told that they must talk to each other and have hair triggers on any bit of information, no matter how wispy and they can't wait until they get someone's date of birth or Social Security number.”
“The e-mail appears to be referring to origination and other fees, as well as required supporting documentation, such as tax returns.”
“In order to understand the subtle emptiness, one must understand the subtle dependent origination, that is, the dependent designation.”
“They had little or nothing to do with the ultimate cause, namely the origination of low quality mortgage and other debt which could not be repaid.”
“Rather than obstructing the emergence of things, this emptiness permits it through their interdependent origination, which is the meaning of emptiness.”
“Although Mr. King is losing a word in his title, he is gaining responsibility, adding oversight of capital-markets origination, that is, advising companies on the sale of stocks, bonds and the like, and corporate and commercial banking, i.e., lending.”
“The non-permanency, further, of a substance consists in its being the abode of those particular states which are called origination and destruction; how then should permanency, which is of an opposite nature, reside in the substance at the same time?”
“For in every case observation shows that only such causal substances as are of the same nature as the effects possess that power which is called the origination of the effect.”
“It delivers high-quality call origination from 49 countries and 4,000 cities, as well as iNum numbers that enable billing as local calls when dialed through participating carriers anywhere in the world.”
“Flat-rate Internet access call origination (FRIACO)”
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Interesting, there is a traditional vocabulary of an Ukrainian, that differs from vocabulary of average American. It would be nice to explore it.
List of fees, tolls, surcharges - stupid, disingenuous, predatory, or otherwise - that are levied by governments, banks, phone companies and businesses against citizens, customers, and consumers.
Nouns meaning start or beginning
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