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Approach
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Opinion
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Brainstorm
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Inkling
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Thought
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Conceit
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Scheme
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Intention
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Fancy
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Point of view
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View
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Creative thought
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Flash
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Theme
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Brainchild
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Surmise
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Clue
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New thought
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Impression
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Plan
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Inspiration
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Head light?
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Headlight?
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Design
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Think tank output
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Think tank's quest
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Suggestion
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Creative spark
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Conception
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Start of something big?
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Flash of inspiration
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Sneaking suspicion
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Project
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Vision
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Proposal
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Mental picture
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Guess
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You might bounce it off someone
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Whim
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Intimation
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Group of troops
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"What's the big ___?"
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Mental flash
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Think tank nugget
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It's a thought
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Brain wave
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Writer's block breakthrough
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Think tank product
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The embryo of an invention
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Theory
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Significance
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Mental germ
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Light bulb, in comics
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It's all in your head
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"The very ___!"
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Start of something big
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It may be half-baked
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Inventor's starting point
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Creative flash
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Bright thought
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"Good ___!"
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Plan of action
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Genesis of an invention
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Suspicion
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Inventive thought
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Hypothesis
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Glimmer
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Creative output
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Creative germ
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Aftermath of a brainstorm
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___ man
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Mental inspiration
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Invention beginning
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Game plan
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Bit of inspiration
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Bean sprout?
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"I had no ___!"
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Start of an invention
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Something that might come to a head?
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Prelude to an invention
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Mental impression
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Fantasy
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Birth of a notion
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Asset for an inventor
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What's on your mind
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It may be fixed
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It comes to mind
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Inventor's need
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Invention
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Creative inspiration
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Clever thought
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Birth of a notion?
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Bean product?
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Awareness
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"Hey, what's the big ___?"
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Result of cogitating
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Potential dilemma solver
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Possible solution
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Noodle product?
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Inventor's flash
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Invention impetus
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Head piece?
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Fanciful notion
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Creative input
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Cerebral output
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Cartoon light bulb
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Brilliant thought
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Brainstorming session result
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Brainstorming result
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Block buster?
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"It seemed like a good ___ at the time!"
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Thinker's output
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Think-tank output
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Think about it
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Piece of mind?
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Novel thought
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Noodle concoction?
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Mental conception
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Light bulb, in the comics
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It's formed in your head
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It precedes an invention
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It may come to a head
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It may be bright or novel
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Head start?
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Fresh thought
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Entrepreneur's need
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Creative start
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Brainwave
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Brain output
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Basis of an invention
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Approximation
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Abstraction
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"The very ___!" ("What nerve!")
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What comes to mind
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Vague impression
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Think piece?
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Theory's start
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Start of a solution
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Something to think about
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Revelation
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Result of cogitating, perhaps
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Object of thought
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Object of a brilliant thought
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Noggin nugget
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Mental image
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Light bulb for Wile E. Coyote?
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It's in your head
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It's all in your mind
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It might come off the top of your head
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It may be bright
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It may be big or bright
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It can be good, bad or bright
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It can be big, bright, good or bad
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Inventor's start
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Inventor's spark
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Gray matter creation
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Glimmering
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Flash of brilliance
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Dome light?
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Creative starting point
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Creative nugget
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Creative concept
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Content of cognition
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Comic-strip light bulb
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Cerebral creation
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Brain flash
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Asset for an entrepreneur
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''It seemed like a good ___ at the time!''
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What may come to mind
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Trial balloon, e.g.
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Think-tank product
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Think of it!
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Seed for a plot
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Reason to shout "Eureka!"
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Prelude to a solution
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Possibly half-baked noodle concoction?
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Piece of one's mind?
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Patent basis
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Novel notion
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Mind matter
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Mental creation
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Matter for the gray matter
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Light bulb, in cartoons
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It might come out of nowhere
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It might be bright
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It may be bounced off someone
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Inventor's forte
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Invention inception
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Invention genesis
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Hunch
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Future invention
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Entrepreneur's start
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Creative notion
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Cerebral achievement
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Brainy output
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Brainstorming output
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Brainstorming bit
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Brain's creation
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"The very __!"
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''Hey, what's the big ___?''
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Word with ''big'' or ''good''
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What's the big ____?
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What a germ may become
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Thinker's reward
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The thought that counts?
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The start of an invention
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The light bulb, to Edison
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Supposition
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Sudden thought
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Strip light bulb?
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Step one of an invention
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Starting point for an invention
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Start of something big, usually
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Start of a plan
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Start of a brilliant scheme
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Song thought
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Song start
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Sneaking suspicion, e.g.
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Skull session result
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Seed of an invention
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Result of cogitating, sometimes
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Result of a brilliant thought, perhaps
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Result of a brainstorming session
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Reason to shout ''Eureka!''
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Product of cerebration
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Potential problem-solver
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Phrontistery product
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Personal view
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Personal belief
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Patent base
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One may be lost in thought
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Nearly colorless
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Mental spark
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Mental concoction
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Mental concept
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Mental block buster
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Lightbulb's meaning, sometimes
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Lightbulb, in toons
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Light bulb, to Edison and comics
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Light bulb, symbolically
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Light bulb, in a strip
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Light bulb, figuratively
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Just a thought
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Its icon is a light bulb
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It's symbolized by a light bulb
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It's just a thought
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It starts with a germ
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It might make you say "Aha!"
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It might be right or bright
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It may pop into your head
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It may come to mind
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It may be seminal
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It may be preconceived
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It may be fixed or bright
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It may be bright or big
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It comes before a patent
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It can be half-baked
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It can be big or harebrained
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Inventor's springboard
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Inventor's germ
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Inventor's basis
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Inventor's "step one"
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Invention's origin
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Invention seed
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Invention inspiration
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Inspirational flash
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Innovator's inspiration
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Imagination product
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Head light bulb?
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Gray matter matter?
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Gray matter matter
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Germ for an invention
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Genesis of many great inventions
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Flash, perhaps
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Flash of brilliance, perhaps
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Embryo of an invention
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Creator's sine qua non
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Creative suggestion
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Creative contribution
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Cranial bulb?
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Comic lightbulb
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Cartoonist's light bulb
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Budding plan
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Bright thing?
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Bright ___
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Brainy creation
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Brainstorm result
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Brain-picker's pursuit
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Brain product
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Black cloud : anger :: light bulb : __
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Bit of creativity
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Bit of brainwork
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Big or bright thing
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"You have no ___"
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"Whose bright ___ was this?"
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"What's the big ---?"
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"What's the big __?"
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"The very ____!" ("What nerve!")
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"The very _____!"
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"That's the general __"
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"No ___" ("Beats me")
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"I have an __!"
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"Eureka!" cause
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You may bounce it off someone
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Writer's block buster
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Word exclaimed after "no" or "good"
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What's the big ___?
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What's on your mind, perhaps
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What a light bulb symbolizes
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What a light bulb sometimes signifies
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What a light bulb might symbolize
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What a light bulb may signify
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What a germ can become
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Unseen flash
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Toon light
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Thought hidden in eight long puzzle answers
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Thought sometimes
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Thinktank product
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Think-tank offering
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Think-tank nugget
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Think-tank creation
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Think tank topic
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Think tank matter
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Think of it?
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Think of it
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Thesis basis
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Theorem or noumenon
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The very notion
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The very beginning of an invention
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The very ___!
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The thinker's reward
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The origin of an invention
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Sudden mental inspiration
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Sudden inspiration
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Sudden bright thought
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Starting point, perhaps
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Start of something big, perhaps
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Start of a theory
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Start of a project
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Start of a plot
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Start of a novel?
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Stars : pain :: light bulb : _____
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Spark, so to speak
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Spark result
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Song light bulb
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Song concept
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Something to think up
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Something thought up
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Something that comes to mind
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Something that can't be patented
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Something on your mind
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Seed for a lyric
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Result of some brainstorming
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Result of ruminating
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Result of cerebral activity
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Result of brainstorming, at times
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Puzzlemaker's beginning
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Project's basis
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Project starter
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Productive thought
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Product of the imagination
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Product of reflection
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Product of imagination
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Product of cogitation
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Problem solver, perhaps
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Prelude to a plot
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Prelude to a patent
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Potential solution
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Possible outcome of a brown study
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Plan not yet on paper
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Plan for action
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People see it when the lights turn on
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Patent seed
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Patent prerequisite
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Patent predecessor
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Overhead light bulb?
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Overhead exclamation point, in comics
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Orson: "Bright ___"
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Orson "Bright ___"
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One may be big or bright
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One could eventually lead to a patent
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On-bulb, symbolically
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Noumenon
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Noodle output?
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Noodle nugget
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Noodle filler?
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Noodle concoction
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New slant
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Mount ___ (Crete's highest peak)
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Mind flash
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Mental invention
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Mental glimmering
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Mental glimmer
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Matter of the mind
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Madison Avenue product
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Lightbulbin toons
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Lightbulb, in comics
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Lightbulb source?
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Lightbulb in a comic strip
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Lightbulb in toons
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Light-bulb lighter
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Light in the attic?
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Light bulb's symbolic meaning
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Light bulb's signification, in cartoons
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Light bulb, to a toon
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Light bulb, in the funnies
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Light bulb, in comic strips
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Light bulb, in a comic strip
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LCD Soundsystem might come up with a "Big" one
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Kickstarter project's genesis
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Just think of it!
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Just think of it
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Item in a writer's notebook
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It's out of your mind
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It's out of one's mind
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It's in your mind
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It starts in your head
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It pops into the head
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It might pop into your head
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It might just come to you
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It might be radical
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It might be harebrained
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It might be half-baked
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It might be crazy
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It may come from nowhere
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It may be just a hunch
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It may be big
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It has a germ
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It could just come to mind
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It could be a very good thought
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It can come to a head
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It can be fixed
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It begins at conception
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Inventor's specialty
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Inventor's or author's quest
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Inventor's inkling
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Inventor's incentive
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Inventor's first step
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Inventor's brilliant notion
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Inventor's brainchild
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Inventor's "lightbulb"
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Inventor's "light bulb"
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Invention's beginning
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Invention starter
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Invention start
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Invention preceder
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Invention necessity
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Invention germ
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Intellection product
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Intangible spark
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Inspiration for an author
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Innovator's spark
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Innovator's breakthrough
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Imagine that!
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Imagine that
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Hunch, say
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Have no ____: baffled
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Gray-matter creation
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Gray matter product
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Gray cells' product
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Good piece of one's mind?
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Germ of an invention
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Germ of a patent
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Germ for a TV pitch
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Germ for a novel
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Germ for a Madison Ave. product
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Genesis of a plan
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General impression
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Fully-grown germ?
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Formulated thought
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Form an image of
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Flash of sorts
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Flash in the brainpan?
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Flash in the brainpan
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Figment
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Fancy; inkling
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Fancy this
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Exclamation point?
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Evernote note
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Essay's basis
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Entrepreneur's starting point
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Embryonic invention
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Edison product
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Designer's need
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Darkness "Seemed Like a Good ___ at the Time"
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Cure for writer's block
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Crossword constructor's germ
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Creative morsel
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Cranial concoction
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Cortex product
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Concept.
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Comic's light bulb
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Comic-book light bulb
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Cogitator's reward
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Coconut yield?
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Coconut product?
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Child of invention?
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Certain germ
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Cerebral spark
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Cause of an ''aha'' moment
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Cartoon light bulb indication
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Cartoon "bulb"
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Bright thing that comes to mind
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Bright thing from gray matter
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Bright one from gray matter
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Brainy inspiration
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Brainstorming product
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Brainstormer's pursuit
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Brainstorm found in the long answers
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Brain's offspring
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Brain trust offering
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Brain popper
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Brain matter?
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Brain gain
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Brain child
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Bit of planning
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Birth of an invention
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Birth of a plan, perhaps
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Big Time Rush "No ___"
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Bee Gees album title
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Bean concoction?
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Basis for a patent
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Author's inspiration
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Anagram for aide
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Adman's start
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A result of cerebration
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A lightbulb can represent it
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A good one may come to mind
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A good one is often carried out
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A finger in the air might connote one
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1968 Bee Gees album
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[Lightbulb!]
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"You have no ___!"
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"You got a better ___?"
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"Why, the very ---!"
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"Whose ___ was this?"
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"What's the bright ___?"
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"What's the big ___?!"
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"What's the big __ ?"
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"What's the ___?!"
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"The very" thing?
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"The very ---!"
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"The very ___!" (hmmph!)
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"The _____!" (hmmph!)
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"That's the ___!" ("Good thinking!")
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"That's a great ___!"
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"Now there's an ___!'
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"No ___" ("Don't ask me")
we know 1 Answer

"Light bulb"
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"I've got an __!"
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"I have no _____!"
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"I had no __!"
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"Hey, what's the big ---?"
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"Here's an ___"
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"Here's an ___ ..."
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"For poetry the ___ is everything": Matthew Arnold
we know 1 Answer

"Eureka!" elicitor
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"Drawing is putting a line round an ___": Henri Matisse
we know 1 Answer

"Bad ___ Jeans" (classic SNL skit)
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"An __ is salvation by imagination": Frank Lloyd Wright
we know 1 Answer

"Aha!" elicitor
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"Aha moment" cause
we know 1 Answer

"Ah-ha" predecessor
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" . . . an ___ whose time has come": Hugo
we know 1 Answer

'What's the big --?'
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''You have no ___!''
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''The very'' item
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''The very ___!'' (''What nerve!'')
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___ man (game-show creator)
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