The close ties one has with some place or people as through birth, upbringing, long and sympathetic association, etc.
In generative linguistics, the generation of a linguistic structure through an ordered or partially ordered series of operations on other structures, such as the creation of a surface structure from a deep structure, or of a complex word from its morphological components.
The source or cause:
(Old Poet.) A fountain or spring
The definition of a parent is a mother or father.
Well is a wish of good fortune.
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
where something originated or was nurtured in its early existence
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