derivation


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the source or origin from which something derives (i.e. comes or issues)

(historical linguistics) an explanation of the historical origins of a word or phrase

a line of reasoning that shows how a conclusion follows logically from accepted propositions

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(descriptive linguistics) the process whereby new words are formed from existing words or bases by affixation

inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline

drawing of fluid or inflammation away from a diseased part of the body

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drawing off water from its main channel as for irrigation

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the act of deriving something or obtaining something from a source or origin

References in classic literature ?
Notwithstanding the obscurity which thus envelops the date of the foundation of Vondervotteimittis, and the derivation of its name, there can be no doubt, as I said before, that it has always existed as we find it at this epoch.
Some suspicion is cast upon this derivation by the fact that the title was formerly LL.d.
Nor in what may be termed Plato's abridgement of the history of philosophy (Soph.), is any mention made such as we find in the first book of Aristotle's Metaphysics, of the derivation of such a theory or of any part of it from the Pythagoreans, the Eleatics, the Heracleiteans, or even from Socrates.
When I asked him if he could do without money, he showed the convenience of money in such a way as to suggest and coincide with the most philosophical accounts of the origin of this institution, and the very derivation of the word pecunia.
For this definition it is necessary first of all to consider the derivation of the objective reference of a proposition from the meanings of its component words or images.
He had followed carefully the argument which established the derivation from Mr.
But I prefer the first, which, indeed, is the most probable derivation. For every walk is a sort of crusade, preached by some Peter the Hermit in us, to go forth and reconquer this Holy Land from the hands of the Infidels.
Veps derivation is particularly interesting in the light of cases such as example (3) in which it is unclear why the verb tuugoida 'understand' (3 [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 1972 : 587: tuukuida < most probably Russian [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 'sense') is not used instead of the frequentative derivation, because the base verb in itself displays a durative action.
The researchers found that the model stratified about 30 percent of patients as high-risk in both the derivation and validation cohorts.
I l est une derivation de forme et fonction, a l'egal de l'ecriture, qui modifie la technique d'origine.
Another Look at Old English Zero Derivation and Alternations
When we say that a sentence has a certain derivation with respect to a particular generative grammar, we say nothing about how the speaker or hearer might proceed, in some practical or efficient way, to construct such a derivation.
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Paninian Grammar through Its Examples serves as a lexical resource by providing semantic and cultural information embedded in the derivation of words in the Paninian grammatical system while it serves as a research aid and educational resource by providing examples of how the Paninian derivational system works.