- [noun] a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation
- [noun] the creation of something in the mind
Synonyms: invention, excogitation, conception, design
- [noun] the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new; "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"; "he regards the fork as a modern introduction"
Synonyms: initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, introduction, instauration