result in

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To occur as a consequence:
phrasal verb
result innoun
2. Mathematics. Something worked out to explain, resolve, or provide a method for dealing with and settling a problem:

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vi +prep objführen zu; this resulted in his being latedas führte dazu, dass er zu spät kam
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Although no amount has been set, he said, the lawsuit could result in millions of dollars in back payments to employees.
An acid will turn the liquid red and a base will result in a green color.
When compared with fiscal 2007, these factors combined are expected to result in slightly positive growth in earnings per share for fiscal 2008.