come into being

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Definition of come into being

: to begin to exist : to come to be The story of how the university came into being is quite fascinating.

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“Come into being.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20into%20being. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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