Definition of Founding in English :

Define Founding in English

Founding meaning in English

Meaning of Founding in English

Pronunciation of Founding in English

Founding pronunciation in English

Pronounce Founding in English


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1. creation, foundation, founding, initiation, innovation, instauration, institution, introduction, origination

the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new

Example Sentences:
'she looked forward to her initiation as an adult'
'the foundation of a new scientific society'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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the activity or process of beginning an institution; foundation
I have been a member of The Sunday Times Wine Club since its founding in 1973.
first or original; present at the foundation
The committee held its founding congress in the capital, Riga.
a founding director

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tr.v. found·ed, found·ing, founds
1. To establish or set up, especially with provision for continuing existence: The college was founded in 1872. See Synonyms at establish.
2. To establish the foundation or basis of; base: found a theory on firm evidence.
tr.v. found·ed, found·ing, founds
1. To melt (metal) and pour into a mold.
2. To make (objects) by pouring molten material into a mold.
Past tense and past participle of find.

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