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Synonyms for source

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an acquaintance who is in a position to help

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a document (or organization) from which information is obtained

anything that provides inspiration for later work

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a facility where something is available

someone who originates or causes or initiates something

(technology) a process by which energy or a substance enters a system

anything (a person or animal or plant or substance) in which an infectious agent normally lives and multiplies

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a publication (or a passage from a publication) that is referred to

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get (a product) from another country or business

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specify the origin of

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Yet if they who endeavoured with so much ardour to discover the spring of this river had landed at Mazna on the coast of the Red Sea, and marched a little more to the south than the south-west, they might perhaps have gratified their curiosity at less expense, and in about twenty days might have enjoyed the desired sight of the sources of the Nile.
But this discovery was reserved for the invincible bravery of our noble countrymen, who, not discouraged by the dangers of a navigation in seas never explored before, have subdued kingdoms and empires where the Greek and Roman greatness, where the names of Caesar and Alexander, were never heard of; who have demolished the airy fabrics of renowned hypotheses, and detected those fables which the ancients rather chose to invent of the sources of the Nile than to confess their ignorance.
It appears, from information subsequently derived from other sources, that Mr.
Territorial disputes have at all times been found one of the most fertile sources of hostility among nations.
Here, then, are three sources of vague and incorrect definitions: indistinctness of the object, imperfection of the organ of conception, inadequateness of the vehicle of ideas.
Koner, triumphantly demonstrated the feasibility of the journey, its chances of success, the nature of the obstacles existing, the immense advantages of the aerial mode of locomotion, and found fault with nothing but the selected point of departure, which it contended should be Massowah, a small port in Abyssinia, whence James Bruce, in 1768, started upon his explorations in search of the sources of the Nile.
Thus, there are five sources from which critical objections are drawn.
The streams which are called the sources of the Jordan flow through it to Lake Huleh, a shallow pond three miles in diameter, and from the southern extremity of the Lake the concentrated Jordan flows out.
The proposed regulations provide the exclusive source rules for income from "communications activity.
last week formally introduced SourceForge - a major "Open Source" initiative that will provide over 700 open source development projects with extensive hosting and communication resources.
According to Wayne Welter, Chief Executive Officer of First National Bank, Valparaiso, "It is important to us that 1st Source is motivated to strengthen its presence in our market and not in just acquiring additional banking assets.
Open source--whose better-known implementations include the Linux operating system, the Apache webserver and the OpenOffice desktop suite--ships with complete source code and is freely copyable and redistributable.
The source of income arising from cross-border transactions is critically important to U.
A statistical analysis of data pooled from 12 epidemiologic studies in multiple communities indicated that lead-contaminated dust was the major source of lead exposure for children (7).
It is anticipated that regulations will provide that losses from sales of personal property generally will be allocated consistently with the source of income that gains would generate but that variations of this principle may be necessary.