What does call forth mean?

call forth meaning in General Dictionary

evoke or provoke appearing or happen

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  • summon into action or deliver into presence, often like by miracle

Sentence Examples with the word call forth

This is due in some degree to the energy of the early British geologists, whose work profoundly influenced all subsequent thought in the science, as may be seen by the general acceptation of so many of the English stratigraphical terms; but the natural conditions were such as to call forth and to stimulate this energy in an unusual way.

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