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Related / Similar Words: multiplication, propagation, genesis, coevals, contemporaries

 

Definition:
  • the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production;
  • the production of heat or electricity; "dams were built for the generation of electricity";
  • a coming into being;
  • group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent;
  • all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age;
  • the normal time between successive generations; "they had to wait a generation for that prejudice to fade";
  • a stage of technological development or innovation; "the third generation of computers";

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    Hyponyms: biogenesis, biogeny, posterity, baby boom, baby-boom generation, generation X, gen X, youth culture, peer group

     

    Derivational Morphology: propagate, reproduce, procreate, multiply, breed, beget, get, engender, father, mother, sire, generate, bring forth, render, yield, return, give

     

    Anagrams: integrator, negotiator, Tetragonia

     

     
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