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To produce a reaction or result

result in

to cause something, or to produce something

decide

verb

to produce a particular result

provoke

verb

to cause a reaction, especially an angry one

translate

verb

to cause a particular situation or result

go down

to produce a particular reaction

meet

verb

to get a particular result or reaction

bring forth

to produce something, or to cause a particular reaction

call forth

to produce a particular reaction

draw

verb

to get a particular reaction from people

leave

verb

to produce a situation, especially a bad one, that continues after you have gone

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… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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a fight

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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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