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generation

generation as in all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age

    Synonyms

    • coevalsall the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age
    • contemporariesall the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age
    generation as in group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
      generation as in the normal time between successive generations
      • "they had to wait a generation for that prejudice to fade"
      generation as in a stage of technological development or innovation
      • "the third generation of computers"
      generation as in a coming into being

        Synonyms

        • genesisa coming into being ; the first book of the Old Testament: tells of Creation
        generation as in the production of heat or electricity
        • "dams were built for the generation of electricity"
        generation as in the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production

          Synonyms

          • multiplicationthe act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production ; a multiplicative increase; an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of division
          • propagationthe spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions ; the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production ; the movement of a wave through a medium