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result

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1 a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause
  • the frequent computer crashes are an unexpected result of the new security software we installed

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2 something attained by mental effort and especially by computation
  • a nonpartisan panel of experts did the math on the proposed tax cuts and spending programs and the result was an $800 billion federal deficit

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1 as in pan out, redound

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The first known use of result was in the 15th century

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“Result.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/result. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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