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generate

verb /ˈdʒenəreit/
to cause or produce
generar, producir, causar, suscitar
This machine generates electricity His suggestions generated a lot of ill-feeling.
generation noun one stage in the descent of a family
generación
All three generations – children, parents and grandparents – lived together quite happily.
people born at about the same time
generación
People of my generation all think the same way about this.
the generation gap noun the difference in views and the lack of understanding between younger and older people.
brecha entre generaciones, conflicto generacional
generator noun a machine which produces electricity, gas etc
generador
The hospital has an emergency generator.
(Definition of generate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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