The definition of inception is the beginning.(noun)
An example of inception is January 1st being the beginning of a new year.
See inception in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L inceptio < inceptus, pp. of incipere: see incipient
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Origin: Middle English incepcion
Origin: , from Latin inceptiō, inceptiōn-
Origin: , from inceptus
Origin: , past participle of incipere, to begin, take up
Origin: : in-, in; see in-2
Origin: + capere, to take; see kap- in Indo-European roots.
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