Begin and the end

germinal
(adj)
JER-min-ǝl
Meaning

like a seed; giving rise to something

1st Sample Sentence

Witnessing a woman's suicide at a train station gave him the germinal idea for his greatest novel.

Root

germen germinis (sprout, bud, sprig, offshoot) (Latin)

Mnemonics

new (GERM) (IN) house bits (AL) and creatively a nw disease occurs

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