proceed from


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proceed from

1. To leave or depart from some location. If you proceed from the train station for one mile, you should reach an intersection beside a large apple tree.
2. To originate, stem, or have developed from something. Most of the company's financial woes proceeded from a particularly unfortunate corporate takeover in the early '90s, which saddled them with massive amounts of debt.
See also: proceed

proceed from

v.
1. To set out or embark from some place: We proceeded from the bus station toward our hotel.
2. To have something as an origin or cause; have developed from something: Most of our mistakes proceed from carelessness.
See also: proceed
References in classic literature ?
For, in the first place even the principle which I have already taken as a rule, viz., that all the things which we clearly and distinctly conceive are true, is certain only because God is or exists and because he is a Perfect Being, and because all that we possess is derived from him: whence it follows that our ideas or notions, which to the extent of their clearness and distinctness are real, and proceed from God, must to that extent be true.
All vehicular Traffic approaching Old Exhibition via Shahra-e-Quaideen (except those arriving for participating or Ziyarat in the procession i.e essential service vehicles) shall not be allowed to proceed from the intersection of Shahra-e-Quaideen/ society Light Signal.
Similarly all vehicular, Traffic proceeding towards Saddar Via M.A.Jinnah road side shall not be permitted to proceed from its junction with Preedy Street and Agha Khan road/Mansfield street.