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English

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to generate

Third person singular
generat

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to generate (third-person singular simple present generat, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To bring into being; give rise to.
    The discussion generated an uproar.
  2. (transitive) To produce as a result of a chemical or physical process.
    Adding concentrated sulphuric acid to water generates heat.
  3. (transitive) To procreate.
    They generated many offspring.
  4. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To form a figure from a curve or solid.
    Rotating a circle generates a sphere.

Translations


Italian

Verb

generate

  1. second-person plural present tense of generare
  2. second-person plural present subjunctive of generare
  3. second-person plural imperative of generare
  4. feminine plural past participle of generare

Latin

Participle

generāte

  1. vocative masculine singular of generātus

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