generate generate  /ˈdʒɛ nə ˌreɪt/


  1. (v) bring into existence
  2. (v) give or supply
  3. (v) produce (energy)
  4. (v) make children

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  1. In the final paper, Kevin Eggan, also at HSCI, showed that even fertilized mouse zygotes at the one-cell stage can be reprogrammed to generate stem cells.
  2. The M80 achieves its remarkable draft with a specially sculpted hull that lets air and water flow underneath to reduce wind resistance and generate lift.
  3. The resulting embryo will generate stem cells that Melton's group will extract and hopefully coax into becoming pancreatic islet cells.


  1. How Investing In Data Companies Can Generate Returns

    How Investing In Data Companies Can Generate Returns        
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. China Coal Imports Seen Boosting Ship Demand as Stockpiles Fall

    Chinese imports of coal to generate electricity for summer is increasing demand for shipping as its stockpiles drop, according to Commodore Research & Consultancy.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Rising US wealth doesn't generate spending surge

    Rising US wealth doesn't generate spending surge Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 11:31 am, Sunday, June 23, 2013 WASHINGTON (AP) — The stock market rallied to record heights last month, home prices have rebounded and the wealth of American households has returned to where ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise


  1. "We can't generate sustained growth without getting our deficits under control," Obama said in his weekly radio and Internet address that seemed to preview his intentions.
    on Feb 22, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Jamaica Observer

  2. "Instead of ending the controversy, I am now convinced that this case will generate debate not only about the constitutionality of the three-drug protocol ...... but also about the justification for the death penalty itself," Stevens said.
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: John Paul Stevens Source: International Herald Tribune

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