derive

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  • However, he changed his mind four years later after deriving the same result by different means.
  • It is a derived unit of energy, work, or amount of heat.
  • The name is derived from a word root meaning to find the direction or location.
  • Television crew positions are derived from those of film crew.
  • In law, scientific evidence is evidence derived from scientific knowledge or techniques.
  • The items of the "long bill" appear to have been derived from his work.
  • The older and smaller cities deriving from ancient times are still located there.
  • There is no known Old English personal name from which the first element can be derived.
  • Thus was created the concept of deriving a new result from an old result.
  • The city derives its name from that of a spring in the Roman village.
  • This area derives its name from the golf course that once occupied the area.
  • The name may instead derive from earlier mountain men, who named the river that flows through it.
  • Deriving from this theory, a small village grew up in the pass.
  • Its name derives because it was along the more eastern creek in the valley with a mill.
  • Citizenship is derived through one's parents rather than through birth within the country's territory.
  • While deriving its name from the second book, the film was based on the third book in the series.
  • He argues that property is a natural right and it is derived from labour.
  • Some of their features are primitive while others are derived.
  • All, besides the Original section, derive their names from the street names of the area.
  • The names are derived from the Latin for right and left, respectively.
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Meaning of derive

  • verb Obtain
    derive pleasure from one's garden
  • verb Come from
    The present name derives from an older form
  • verb Develop or evolve from a latent or potential state
  • verb Come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example
    She was descended from an old Italian noble family, he comes from humble origins