give rise to

give rise to
give rise to (something) to cause something to exist.

Her experiences have given rise to the passion she expresses in her poetry.

Stem cells produce more cells of the same kind — liver stem cells give rise to liver cells, skin stem cells give rise to skin, and so on.

Related vocabulary: give birth to something

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  • give rise to — ► give rise to cause or induce to happen. Main Entry: ↑give …   English terms dictionary

  • give rise — index provoke Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • give rise to — index avail (bring about), cause, compose, create, develop, engender, establish (launch) …   Law dictionary

  • give rise to — phrasal : to bring about : produce, occasion has exercised the skill of … scholars and given rise to an enormous body of literature Edward Clodd a watershed that gives rise to two large river systems American Guide Series: New Hampshire * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • give rise to something — phrase to make something happen or begin, especially something unpleasant or unexpected Delays could give rise to further problems. The remark about an election inevitably gave rise to widespread speculation. Thesaurus: to make something bad… …   Useful english dictionary

  • give rise to something — give rise to (something) to cause something to exist. Her experiences have given rise to the passion she expresses in her poetry. Stem cells produce more cells of the same kind liver stem cells give rise to liver cells, skin stem cells give rise… …   New idioms dictionary

  • give rise to something — to make something happen or begin, especially something unpleasant or unexpected Delays could give rise to further problems. The remark about an election inevitably gave rise to widespread speculation …   English dictionary

  • give rise to — {v. phr.} To be the reason for; cause. * /A branch floating in the water gave rise to Columbus hopes that land was near./ * /John s black eye gave rise to rumors that he had been in a fight./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give rise to — {v. phr.} To be the reason for; cause. * /A branch floating in the water gave rise to Columbus hopes that land was near./ * /John s black eye gave rise to rumors that he had been in a fight./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • give\ rise\ to — v. phr. To be the reason for; cause. A branch floating in the water gave rise to Columbus hopes that land was near. John s black eye gave rise to rumors that he had been in a fight …   Словарь американских идиом

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