Synonyms of derivation in English:

derivation

noun

  • 1 the derivation of theories from empirical observation
    deriving, induction, deduction, inference;
    extraction, eliciting
  • 2 the derivation of a word
    origination, beginning, foundation, basis, cause;
    development, evolution
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    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
    adjective
    turned backwards