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evolve from (something) into (something)

To change or develop into a different form or thing. I heard that her latest work evolved from a short story into a novel.
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evolve out of (something) into (something)

To change or develop into a different form or thing. I heard that her latest work evolved out of a short story into a novel.
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evolve

(from something) (into something) and evolve out of something (into something) to develop from something to something else; to develop from a more primitive form to the present form. This creature evolved from a smaller, horselike creature into what we know as a horse. The human brain evolved out of a smaller and less complex form into the brain of today.
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Two of 10 Africans carried a distinctive DNA sequence with numerous mutations that apparently took more than 1 million years to evolve.
From this starting point, how does one evolve to tiered storage services without placing the company's data at risk, or burying already shorthanded staff in a project heavy on documentation and light on implementation?
Only those systems that are able to organize themselves spontaneously may be able to evolve further.
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The two pieces would have had to evolve from two entities that didn't originally go together and still fit precisely.