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creation

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1 something (as a device) created for the first time through the use of the imagination
  • Dr. Frankenstein was divinely proud of his creation, at least at first

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2 the whole body of things observed or assumed
  • an unshakable belief in a primal source, a fount of all creation

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3 a raising or a state of being raised to a higher rank or position
  • the creation of an unprecedented number of new cardinals by the pope

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The first known use of creation was in the 14th century

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“Creation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/creation. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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