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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.
The former is a river which has its source in a considerable lake about one hundred and fifty miles west of the point of junction.
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.
According to him, all the new technologies, all the new ideas and all the new approach have their foundation in open source. aACoeIn the past few years, open source has exploded.
"Mr Amolo concludes by stating that it is hard to believe anyone revealing a sensitive story but saying that his or her names should not be disclosed.A reporter carries a big responsibility for the privilege of using an unnamed source.
Aside from being available at no cost, open source software usually is provided without the typical copyright restrictions.
Open source market is growing rapidly, and we can see mainstream adoption of open sources across big enterprises as well.
True Source Honey was launched by a group of concerned North American honey companies and importers.
Officers can find potential street sources almost anywhere; every contact brings an opportunity to obtain valuable information and assess a person's usefulness as a street source.