- Example words:
- start; commencement; beginning; initiation
- origin; beginning
- beginning and end; / doing something from beginning to end; being unchanged from beginning to end; / from beginning to end; the whole time; throughout; consistently
- New Year's call; beginning of the year; New Year's greetings
- to start; to begin; to commence; to initiate; to originate; / to open (e.g. a store); to start up; to establish (business. etc.); / to start ...; to begin to ...
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