verb (intr, preposition)
to be descended from
to result fromnothing came of his experiments
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Related Words for come ofemerge, derive, end, appear, rise, culminate, emanate, stem, produce, arise, follow, grow, ensue, occur, proceed, finish, attend, conclude, terminate, originate
see come out of.
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