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Her Percival courted with results that left nothing to be desired.

The stability of the Whig administration, then in power, depended upon the results.

The first results come from my first relationship, and my first relationship is to God.

That would be to tempt God: means as well as results are his.

The results, as far as I was concerned, were what might have been expected.

Even the most jealous of that most jealous of professions, surgery, had to admit that he got results.

We use modern methods on Indian material and the results are most surprising.

Why should there be such a marked difference in the results obtained?

Wonderful as the results have been few of the aviators are really satisfied.

Lo, the results, when the motives are keen, the action once commenced!

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "occur as a result, arise as a consequence," from Medieval Latin resultare "to result," in classical Latin "to spring forward, rebound," frequentative of past participle of resilire "to rebound" (see resilience). Related: Resulted; resulting.

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