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Definitions of originate:
  • verb:   come into existence; take on form or shape
    Example: "A new religious movement originated in that country"
  • verb:   begin a trip at a certain point, as of a plane, train, bus, etc.
    Example: "The flight originates in Calcutta"
  • verb:   bring into being

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