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o·rig·i·nate

 (ə-rĭj′ə-nāt′)
v. o·rig·i·nat·ed, o·rig·i·nat·ing, o·rig·i·nates
v.tr.
To bring into being; create or start: originated the practice of monthly reports.
v.intr.
To come into being; start: an invention that originated in China. See Synonyms at stem1.

o·rig′i·na′tion n.
o·rig′i·na′tive adj.
o·rig′i·na′tive·ly adv.
o·rig′i·na′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.origination - an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
beginning - the event consisting of the start of something; "the beginning of the war"
germination - the origin of some development; "the germination of their discontent"
cause - events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something; "they are trying to determine the cause of the crash"
prelude, overture, preliminary - something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows; "training is a necessary preliminary to employment"; "drinks were the overture to dinner"
procession, emanation, rise - (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost; "the emanation of the Holy Spirit"; "the rising of the Holy Ghost"; "the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son"
2.origination - the act of starting something for the first timeorigination - the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new; "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"
commencement, start, beginning - the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"
authorship, paternity - the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing; "the authorship of the theory is disputed"

origination

noun
1. The act or process of bringing or being brought into existence:
Informal: kickoff.
2. The act of founding or establishing:
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While contract interest rates have steadily declined through the recession, origination fees on new mortgages have risen.
Fourth-quarter 2006 mortgage bankers' originations were 27 percent higher than originations in the third quarter of 2006, following the usual pattern of increasing origination volume as the year progresses, according to MBA.
Cambridge Realty Capital Companies reports that loan origination requests reviewed by the company in September were substantially higher than totals for the same month last year.
Nelnet offers a broad range of financial services and technology-based products, including student loan origination and lending, student loan and guarantee servicing and a suite of software solutions.
The cuts were on the origination side of Countrywide Home Loans and Full Spectrum Lending and at LandSafe, a wholly-owned subsidiary that does applications, title searches and credit reporting, said company spokesman Rick Simon.
After a long and tumultuous battle with financial institutions over the capitalization of loan origination costs, the IRS now appears willing to concede the issue.
JHM was able to substantially mitigate this effect by the growth of mortgage origination programs through its affiliate, JHM Mortgage Services Corporation ("JMSC"), combined with gains from its "prepayment cap" contracts.
Enterprise loan origination system seamlessly integrates leading automated compliance vendor to provide mitigation of rapidly changing lending laws
origination platform to Morgan Stanley's substantial existing residential mortgage franchise.
With these new record origination volumes, 2005 is setting a pace well above anything we've seen in the past.
ASA provides premium guarantee, origination, disbursement and default prevention services to students and the financial aid professionals who help them.
Financial institutions recently achieved a significant victory over the IRS in their ongoing battle to deduct loan origination costs as ordinary and necessary business expenses.