verb (used with object), gen·er·at·ed, gen·er·at·ing.
- to trace (a figure) by the motion of a point, straight line, or curve.
- to act as base for all the elements of a given set: The number 2 generates the set 2, 4, 8, 16.
verb (used without object), gen·er·at·ed, gen·er·at·ing.
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These employees play Pymetrics’s games to generate training data.Auditors are testing hiring algorithms for bias, but there’s no easy fix|Amy Nordrum|February 11, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Bureaucratic roadblocks kept it from ever starting the study, let alone generating new policy ideas from what it found.Vacancy Tax Study Is Giving City Officials Déjà Vu|Lisa Halverstadt and Andrew Keatts|February 10, 2021|Voice of San Diego
When the pouch is taken out of its airtight seal and exposed to oxygen, the iron powder causes an exothermic reaction, generating heat.Best hand warmers: Block the chill during your favorite winter activities|PopSci Commerce Team|February 10, 2021|Popular Science
Many brands try to increase the number of search ad impressions they receive as a method of generating demand and awareness for a brand and its services.Smart Bidding: Five ways machine learning improves PPC advertising|Gabrielle Sadeh|February 10, 2021|Search Engine Watch
Then, when you enter an airplane or a concert or a restaurant, it generates a QR code for the business to scan.Why Denmark’s “corona passport” is more of a promise than a plan|Bobbie Johnson|February 10, 2021|MIT Technology Review
For the Brogpas, transforming into a tourist attraction may offer their community a way to generate much-needed income.
The money that drugs generate is their way to achieve the American Dream in a sort of twisted Scarface-type of fashion.
The whole purpose of the gang is to generate money for its incarcerated leaders.
But trying to generate buzz for her single through appropriating Nazi propaganda imagery is not one of them.Nicki Minaj’s ‘Only’ Lyrics Video Is Like a Loose Adaptation of ‘Mein Kampf’ ft. Drake|Amy Zimmerman|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I knew it was going to get at least 250,000 views and that that would generate me $18 of ad income [on YouTube],” says Conte.Viral Video Pioneers: How Pomplamoose is Turning YouTube Stardom Into a Sustainable Profession|Oliver Jones|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The keynote is the oath which, in all ages and in all languages, passion seems to generate with but very little assistance.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
Haste had driven the blood to her face, and the cool spring air seemed to generate in her the heat of summer.Country Neighbors|Alice Brown
There are many things which generate belief besides evidence.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
Just what kind of turns with what around what did you make to generate a psi force?Sense from Thought Divide|Mark Irvin Clifton
A spirit possessed of any conscious individuality whatever must generate a certain interior force to maintain it.Beyond|Henry Seward Hubbard