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Origin vs. Birthplace

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Origin

The point at which something comes into existence or from which it derives or is derived.
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Birthplace

The place where someone is born or where something originates.
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Origin

Often origins Ancestry
"We cannot escape our origins, however hard we try" (James Baldwin).
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Birthplace

The location where a person was born.
Portsmouth was Charles Dickens’ birthplace.
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Origin

The fact of originating; rise or derivation
The rumor had its origin in an impulsive remark.
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Birthplace

(by extension) The location where something was created or devised.
Coney Island was the birthplace of the hot dog.
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Origin

(Anatomy) The point of attachment of a muscle that remains relatively fixed during contraction.
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Birthplace

The town, city, or country, where a person is born; place of origin or birth, in its more general sense.
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Origin

(Mathematics) The point of intersection of coordinate axes, as in the Cartesian coordinate system.
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Birthplace

The place where someone was born
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Origin

The beginning of something.
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Birthplace

Where something originated or was nurtured in its early existence;
The birthplace of civilization
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Origin

The source of a river, information, goods, etc.
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Origin

(mathematics) The point at which the axes of a coordinate system intersect.
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Origin

(anatomy) The proximal end of attachment of a muscle to a bone that will not be moved by the action of that muscle.
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Origin

(cartography) An arbitrary point on Earth's surface, chosen as the zero for a system of coordinates.
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Origin

(in the plural) Ancestry.
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Origin

The first existence or beginning of anything; the birth.
This mixed system of opinion and sentiment had its origin in the ancient chivalry.
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Origin

That from which anything primarily proceeds; the fountain; the spring; the cause; the occasion.
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Origin

The point of attachment or end of a muscle which is fixed during contraction; - in contradistinction to insertion.
I think he would have set out just as he did, with the origin of ideas - the proper starting point of a grammarian, who is to treat of their signs.
Famous Greece,That source of art and cultivated thoughtWhich they to Rome, and Romans hither, brought.
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Origin

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
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Origin

Properties attributable to your ancestry;
He comes from good origins
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Origin

An event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events
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Origin

The point of intersection of coordinate axes; where the values of the coordinates are all zero
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Origin

The descendants of one individual;
His entire lineage has been warriors
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