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present participle of beget
as in creating
to be the cause of (a situation, action, or state of mind) one change in the natural environment will beget others

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as in siring
to become the father of the racehorse begot several Kentucky Derby winners

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“Begetting.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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