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To live is to go on a journey; to die is to come back home.
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Etymology

From Ancient Greek μέθοδος (methodos), pursuit of knowledge, investigation, mode of prosecuting such inquiry, system), from μετά (meta), after) + ὁδός (hodos), way, motion, journey).

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  1. A process by which a task is completed; a way of doing something.
  2. A type of theatrical acting wherein the actor utilizes his personal emotions from personal experience to portray a scripted scene.
  3. (programming) In object-oriented languages, a subroutine or function belonging to a class or object.
  4. (slang) Marijuana.

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