A source, beginning, or motive:
(Countable) The act of bringing something into existence.
An initiating or being initiated
The source or cause:
The first existence of anything; act or fact of commencing; rise; origin; beginning; start.
The beginning or formation of an idea or plan:
The reaching of a goal or objective as a result of effort or a process:
The time each morning at which daylight first begins.
(Informal) A beginning:
(Linguistics) The part of a syllable that precedes the nucleus. In the word nucleus (no͝o&STRESS;klē-əs), the onset of the first syllable is (n), the onset of the second syllable is (kl), and the last syllable has no onset.
A person or thing from which something comes into being or is derived or obtained:
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
The cessation of an effort, activity, state, or motion.
The final part; the conclusion:
The definition of a conclusion is the last part of something or an opinion reached after some thought.
An opening play or move.
An act or instance of making or becoming open.
A beginning or commencement.
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