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  • v. To set out to go (someplace); to move towards.
  • v. To tend to produce or result in.
  • v. To confirm, favour, strengthen (an opinion, theory, etc.).
  • v. Used other than as an idiom: see make,‎ for.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. cause to happen or to occur as a consequence


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