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come into being

To begin to exist. This company only came into being through the hard work of my talented staff. The newly captured images are helping scientists to understand how some stars come into being.
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come into being

to begin existence. This idea came into being during the last decade. When did this organization come into being?
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Say to them, 'We came from the light, the place where the light came into being by itself, and was revealed through their image.' If they say to you, Who are you?' say, 'We are its children, the chosen of the living father.'" (Thomas 50)