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to be caused directly by something that has happened previously
to happen as a direct result of something else
to be the result of something
to happen after something else, often as a result of it
to be a natural result of something
to happen or exist as the final result of a process or situation
to have something as a final result
to develop in a particular way, or to have a particular result
to develop from something, or to exist as a result of it
to combine to produce a particular result or effect
a small electronic device which is taken into shops and links individual customers to advertisements …
the person who you are married to or are having a romantic relationship with. This word is polite...
the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards
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Free thesaurus definition of to involve or to be the result of something from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.