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lead to sth

phrasal verb with lead uk   /liːd/  us   /liːd/ verb (led, led uk   /led/ us   )
B2 If an ​action or ​eventleads to something, it ​causes that thing to ​happen or ​exist: Reducing ​speedlimits should ​lead to fewer ​deaths on the ​roads.

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lead to sth

phrasal verb with lead uk   us   /liːd/ verb (led /led/ , led /led/ )
if an ​action or ​eventleads to something, it makes that thing ​happen or exist: Higher ​demand for ​goods and ​servicesleads to ​higherimports from abroad.
(Definition of lead to sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lead to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 导致,引起…
in Turkish yol açmak, neden olmak…
in Russian приводить к чему-либо, вызывать что-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 導致,引起…
in Polish prowadzić do czegoś…
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