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beget

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transitive verb
    1. (esp. of a male parent) to procreate or generate (offspring)
    2. to cause; produce as an effect: a belief that power begets power
    [Webster]
verb
  • (arch) be the father of (sb) [Barron]
  • father; become the father of; produce; give rise to [Nandigam]

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