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'generation'

Overview of noun generation
1. coevals, contemporaries, generation -- (all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age)

2. generation -- (group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent)

3. generation -- (the normal time between successive generations; "they had to wait a generation for that prejudice to fade")

4. generation -- (a stage of technological development or innovation; "the third generation of computers")

5. genesis, generation -- (a coming into being)

6. generation -- (the production of heat or electricity; "dams were built for the generation of electricity")

7. generation, multiplication, propagation -- (the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production)



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