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creation

(krē-ā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act of creating.
b. The fact or state of having been created.
2. The act of investing with a new office or title.
3.
a. The world and all things in it.
b. All creatures or a class of creatures.
4. Creation The divine act by which, according to various religious and philosophical traditions, the world was brought into existence.
5. An original product of human invention or artistic imagination: the latest creation in the field of computer design.

cre·a′tion·al adj.
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These innovations can be best understood from the standpoints of institutional collaborators and individual experts creating new content, as detailed below.
The point of opening up and creating these alternatives also means creating a world that is very different from this one.
Nick Williams of Nick Williams and Associates in Tarzana suggests creating small narrow pathways to access hillside gardens that could include vegetables and fruit trees.
Taxpayers also must capitalize the costs of creating an agreement providing either party with the right to use, possess, or sell one of the listed financial interests.
By opening doors and creating a different type of relationship with teachers in elementary schools, one teacher educator has found that dialogue and reflection on practice to be universal.
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Leadership processes might, for example, create a vision that focuses on not only meeting or anticipating the market's needs, but creating those needs with innovations.
The defendants also claimed that the agents who knocked on the door acted in bad faith by intentionally creating the exigency.
Like the process for creating a loose pattern, the CAD model of the core print can quickly be scaled to compensate for shrinkage, and machining stock can be added to complete the design of the core.

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