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give rise to (something)

To trigger or cause the genesis or growth of something. The technological advances gave rise to the Industrial Revolution. If left untreated, the infection can give rise to a number of other complications.
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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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To me it is quite credible that the Martians may be descended from beings not unlike ourselves, by a gradual development of brain and hands (the latter giving rise to the two bunches of delicate tentacles at last) at the expense of the rest of the body.
The study is the first to identify these so-called hybrid hepatocytes, and show that they are able to regenerate liver tissue without giving rise to cancer.
The Minister said the antiIslam policies were giving rise to violence among the Muslims.
Tax restrictions mean that the cost of entertaining employees may fall within the benefit in kind rules giving rise to tax liabilities to employees.
ISLAMABAD, August 19, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Sindh cotton crop has been severely hit by the rains giving rise to the fears that cotton production target for the current year would not be achieved.
However, imports surged by as much as 32.2 per cent to $ 29.7 billion during the month giving rise to a huge trade deficit of $ 13.06 billion, which has given rise to some concern.
Nowhere in his article does Story build a case for unguided randomness (randomness outside the governance of a demonstrable controlling entity) giving rise to anything purposeful--this is simply assumed.
The BIS said that the low level of global interest rates might encourage banks to take up excessive risks, thereby giving rise to new asset price bubbles.
A first-time buyer of D & O insurance typically must complete a "main-form" application that includes this question: "Does any director or officer have information or knowledge of any act, error or omission, fact or circumstance that might give rise to a claim under the proposed policy?" Answering this question is tricky because it is not always clear when particular circumstances "might give rise to a claim." Does the "might" standard catch a circumstance with as little as a 1% chance of giving rise to a claim?
In determining the apportionment method for a specific deduction, examples of bases and factors that may be used include a comparison of units sold, gross sales or receipts, COGs, profit contribution, expenses incurred, assets used, salaries paid, space used, and time spent attributable to the activities or properties giving rise to the class of gross income, and gross income amount.
If the gross receipts derived from the sale of the automobiles do not qualify as DPGR but the gross receipts derived from the sale of each of the three components do qualify, the first part of the analysis dictates that the taxpayer has three items giving rise to DPGR: sunroofs, stereos, and tires.
Also contributing to the deep concerns about work for many is the stagnation in wages since the end of the post-war 'Golden Age.' On top of this, in the same period, there has been an astounding redistribution of income and wealth from the bottom to the top, giving rise to luxurious living for the gainers and increasingly hard times for the losers.
There is a substantial and growing excess of savings that is misallocated globally and giving rise to huge waves of liquidity that may misprice risk in the short term and create credit and/or market crises.
"The Gateway serves as a fascinating case study of the cultural shifts enacted by the transformation of a city's economic base from local commerce and manufacturing to recreational tourism." Stadiums in other cities are brought in as well, notably the Baltimore Orioles' Camden Yards, the major urban stadium project giving rise to the others.