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result in sth

phrasal verb with result uk   us   /rɪˈzʌlt/ verb [I]
B2 to ​cause a ​particularsituation to ​happen: The ​fireresulted in ​damage to ​theirproperty. [+ -ing verb] Icy ​conditionsresulted in two ​roads beingclosed.
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in Chinese (Simplified) 导致, 结果造成…
in Turkish ...ile sonuçlanmak, yol açmak…
in Russian приводить к чему-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 導致, 結果造成…
in Polish doprowadzić do czegoś…
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