- to have issue; result.
- to be the issue or outcome; come about.
Origin of eventuate
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Examples from the Web for eventuation
This intermediate term conveys the sensuous impulse without loss of force to its eventuation in conduct.The Place of Science in Modern Civilisation and Other Essays
- (often foll by in) to result ultimately (in)
- to come about as a resultfamine eventuated from the crop failure
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Word Origin and History for eventuation
1789, from Latin eventus, past participle of eventire (see event).
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