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give rise to (something)

To trigger or cause something. The technological advances gave rise to the Industrial Revolution.
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give rise to something

to cause something; to instigate something. The attack gave rise to endless arguments. Her ludicrous living gave rise to further speculation as to the source of her money.
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give rise to

be the cause of.
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give ˈrise to something

(formal) cause something to happen or exist: The novel’s success gave rise to a number of sequels.
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give rise to

To be the cause or origin of; bring about.
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The geological formation of that portion of the American Union, which lies between the Alleghanies and the Rocky Mountains, has given rise to many ingenious theories.
We left Don Quixote wrapped up in the reflections which the music of the enamourned maid Altisidora had given rise to.
We must now explain the cause of this gentleman's long absence, which had given rise to such gloomy and dispiriting surmises.
And what is the fundamental doctrine which has given rise to so much bitterness and aversion?
I do believe that it is the possession of this other-personality--but not so strong a one as mine--that has in some few others given rise to belief in personal reincarnation experiences.
In each genus, the species, which are already extremely different in character, will generally tend to produce the greatest number of modified descendants; for these will have the best chance of filling new and widely different places in the polity of nature: hence in the diagram I have chosen the extreme species (A), and the nearly extreme species (I), as those which have largely varied, and have given rise to new varieties and species.
Amna Saleh explained that such availability of goods has given rise to reasonable prices, and that the environment has motivated women engaged in basketry.
A taxpayer is not required to recognize taxable income for the discharge of a liability when payment of the liability would have given rise to a tax deduction.
kissing the hand and forehead of a Kuwaiti fan has given rise to controversy
Since then, the process of mapping the great expanse of an expanding universe has given rise to numerous new discoveries, leading to the emergence of the now popular Big Bang model of creation.
It is these market principles that have also given rise to the explosion of adjunct teaching, which may effectively undermine the tenure system in many colleges and universities.
He examines, among other ideas, how the experience of fear may have given rise to religion, Western societies' indulgence of rage versus Eastern cultures' suppression of it, and how the subtle difference between envy and jealousy affects monogamy.
As the roots of this immorality--which has given rise to a Culture of Death--grow deeper into the social fabric, we may well ask, what other hope do we have for the future but God revealed in and through Jesus Christ?
members say the closures in New York have given rise to more invasive police action across the country.
The Fifth Circuit found the Tax Court approach made it virtually impossible or a spouse to obtain relief in erroneous deduction cases, because deductions are conspicuously recorded on the face of a tax return; therefore, any spouse who reads the return would be put on notice that some transaction had given rise to the deduction.