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English definition of “come from sth”

come from sth

phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
to be caused by something: "I feel awful ." "That comes from eating too much."Being based on or depending on something
(Definition of come from sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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