eventuation

eventuate

[ih-ven-choo-eyt]
verb (used without object), eventuated, eventuating.
1.
to have issue; result.
2.
to be the issue or outcome; come about.

Origin:
1780–90; Americanism; < Latin ēventu(s) event + -ate1

eventuation, noun
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eventuate (ɪˈvɛntʃʊˌeɪt)
 
vb
1.  (often foll by in) to result ultimately (in)
2.  to come about as a result: famine eventuated from the crop failure
 
eventu'ation
 
n

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