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Overview of noun beginning
1. beginning -- (the event consisting of the start of something; "the beginning of the war")

2. beginning, commencement, first, outset, get-go, start, kickoff, starting time, showtime, offset -- (the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her")

3. beginning -- (the first part or section of something; "`It was a dark and stormy night' is a hackneyed beginning for a story")

4. beginning, origin, root, rootage, source -- (the place where something begins, where it springs into being; "the Italian beginning of the Renaissance"; "Jupiter was the origin of the radiation"; "Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River"; "communism's Russian root")

5. beginning, start, commencement -- (the act of starting something; "he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations")

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