give rise to
phrasal to be the cause or source of ; produce

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • 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… …   New idioms dictionary

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

  • give rise to — be the cause of something The problems with the heating system gave rise to a lot of other problems that we had to solve. to cause; to bring about …   Idioms and examples

  • give rise to — cause to happen. → give …   English new terms dictionary

  • give rise to — verb To be the origin of; to produce; to result in …   Wiktionary

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