What does origination mean?

Definitions for origination

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. origin, origination, inception(noun)

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

  2. initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration(noun)

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

    "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"


  1. origination(Noun)

    The process of bringing something into existence.

  2. origination(Noun)

    The act of bringing something into existence.


  1. Origination

    Origination in VOIP telephony refers to calls that originate in the PSTN public switched telephone network and are carried to their destination over the Internet. A VoIP call is initiated between two points, the initiation point is known as originator and the destination point is known as terminator. An Internet Telephony Service Provider involved in the origination of telephone calls usually offers either or both of “PC to Phone calls” and “Phone to Phone calls”. The two major business models for VoIP Originator are “Prepaid” and “Postpaid”. Hardware requirements for VoIP origination are simple. The only hardware needed is a gateway that takes calls off the Internet and delivers them onto PSTN lines. All VoIP originators require a call termination arrangement with a terminator called VoIP terminator.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of origination in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of origination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    As it must not, so genius cannot be lawless; for it is even that constitutes its genius-- the power of acting creatively under laws of its own origination.

  2. John Miller:

    Zach has an outstanding track record and excellent pedigree. His broad expertise and comprehensive coverage background mean he will fit perfectly with our origination-led banking model.

  3. Joe Taets:

    By becoming full owners of these facilities on the Black Sea, we're building on the investments we have made in our Danube River network since 2011, which enhances our origination, logistics and export capabilities in Eastern Europe.

  4. The FCC:

    While other warning officers understand that this is a drill, the warning officer at the alert origination terminal claimed to believe, in a written statement provided to HI-EMA [ Emergency Management Agency ] that this was a real emergency, not a drill.

  5. Mark Jenkins:

    In one transaction we are able to access the middle market in scale and acquire a best in class origination, execution and asset management platform, with the portfolio, we acquire the exposure we want and with the platform, we acquire the machine to continue to grow that exposure. This is completely complementary to CPPIB's credit investment portfolio.

Images & Illustrations of origination

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