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Definitions for inception
ɪnˈsɛp ʃənin·cep·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. origin, origination, inceptionnoun

    an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events

Wiktionary

  1. inceptionnoun

    The creation or beginning of something; the establishment.

    From its inception the agency has been helping people obtain and properly install car seats for children.

    Etymology: From inception-, stem of inceptio, from inceptus, past participle of incipere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inceptionnoun

    beginning; commencement; initiation

    Etymology: [L. inceptio, fr. incipere to begin; pref. in- in + capere to take. See Capable.]

  2. Inceptionnoun

    reception; a taking in

    Etymology: [L. inceptio, fr. incipere to begin; pref. in- in + capere to take. See Capable.]

Freebase

  1. Inception

    Inception: The Subconscious Jams 1994-1995 is a compilation of unreleased tracks by the band Download.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inception

    in-sep′shun, n. a beginning.—v.i. Incept′, to commence, esp. the period of candidature for the degree of master of arts, or a period of licensed teaching.—adj. Incep′tive, beginning or marking the beginning.—adv. Incep′tively, in a manner denoting beginning.—n. Incep′tor. [L. inceptionemincipĕre, inceptum, to begin—in, on, capĕre, to take.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inception in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inception in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of inception in a Sentence

  1. Stacey Abrams:

    That's one of the fallacies of Republican talking points that have been deeply disturbing. No one has ever objected to having to prove who you are to vote. It's been part of our nation's history since the inception of voting.

  2. Michelle Cho:

    I think that for some people it's quite alienating to encounter other K-pop( groups)... that they know are a product of this very rigorous training system that( they believe) makes them a bit less authentic, bTS are quite different because their whole concept from their inception was that they were going to be honest purveyors of the experience of youth.

  3. Bernie Sanders:

    Not Donald Trump, not anyone else will be successful in dividing us based on race or our country of origin, racism has plagued the United States since its inception.

  4. Inspector General report:

    According to ICE, overall program compliance for all five regions is an average of 99 percent for ICE check-ins and appointments, as well as 100 percent attendance at court hearings, since the inception of FCMP, 23 out of 954 participants( 2 percent) were reported as absconders.

  5. The UAW:

    Since its inception, the UAW has put in place a process to ensure that minority groups have a voice.

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