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To form an opinion or reach a conclusion through reasoning and information
“Healthy rivers and lakes are vital not only because we derive our drinking water from these sources but they are also a means where we and our children pass the time through walks, fishing, swimming, canoeing etc.”
To obtain or receive (something) from something else
“As many writers have noted, our English words cosmos and cosmetics derive from the same ancient Greek root for universe and ornamentation.”
To originate or stem (from)
“Most black pigments derive from natural sources, although some processing or preparation might be involved.”
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