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formal the process of making someone react in a particular way
the act of creating something
the process of creating a new product or method
formal the process of causing something to happen or exist
the process of controlling what something will be
the process of making something exist again
the principle that one thing causes another
formal the process of creating something such as an idea or system
the process of developing something such as a relationship, attitude, or skill
formal a relationship in which one thing causes another
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a coloured substance that you can put on your eyelids
moving with rhythm, together as one
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