Result is defined as to happen or end in a certain way as a consequence of something else.(verb)
An example of result is a motorcycle stunt ending with the driver being injured.
The definition of a result is how something ended or the outcome of some action.(noun)
See result in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME resulten < ML resultare < L, to spring back, rebound, freq. of resilire, to leap back: see resile
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intransitive verb re·sult·ed, re·sult·ing, re·sults
Origin: Middle English resulten
Origin: , from Medieval Latin resultāre
Origin: , from Latin, to leap back
Origin: , frequentative of resilīre
Origin: : re-, re-
Origin: + salīre, to leap; see sel- in Indo-European roots.
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