lead to

phrasal verb
led to; leading to; leads to

Definition of lead to

: to result in (something) a course of study leading to a degree in agriculture Her investigations ultimately led to the discovery of the missing documents. His volunteer work in the hospital led to a career in nursing.

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“Lead to.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lead%20to. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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