Definition Of originate

verb

have a specified beginning.

the word originated as a marketing term

Example Of originate

  • All isolates of C. fulvum collected to date originate from commercially grown tomatoes.

  • Alpacas originate from South America and in particular Peru, Chile and Bolivia.

  • Already some US broadcasters are making HD origination a prerequisite.

  • Benny Lynch originated the stereotype of the ill-omened Scottish champion.

  • Chemical industries certainly originated in the south of England.


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