Use the noun creation to describe bringing something into existence, such as the creation of a new organization or the creation of a cutting-edge computer program.

Creation often describes the act of producing something for the first time, but it can also refer to the thing that's produced. In this sense, it often describes something involving artistic talent. If you write a short story, you'd probably ask your friends to read your artistic creation. Creation also can be used to refer to the universe in general. If your sister does something remarkable, you might say that in all of creation there's never been a sister like that.

Definitions of creation
  1. noun
    the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new
    synonyms: foundation, founding, initiation, innovation, instauration, institution, introduction, origination
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    authorship, paternity
    the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing
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    beginning, commencement, start
    the act of starting something
  2. noun
    the event that occurred at the beginning of something
    “from its creation the plan was doomed to failure”
    synonyms: conception
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    fecundation, fertilisation, fertilization, impregnation
    creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant
    pollenation, pollination
    transfer of pollen from the anther to the stigma of a plant
    cross-fertilisation, cross-fertilization
    fertilization by the union of male and female gametes from different individual of the same species
    self-fertilisation, self-fertilization
    fertilization by the union of male and female gametes from the same individual
    fertilization of two or more ova released during the same menstrual cycle by sperm from separate acts of coitus (especially by different males)
    fertilization of a second ovum after a pregnancy has begun; results in two fetuses of different ages in the uterus at the same time
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    the event consisting of the start of something
  3. noun
    the human act of creating
    synonyms: creative activity
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    erotica, porn, porno, pornography, smut
    creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desire
    the act of creating again
    creating from raw materials
    the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it
    the creation of value or wealth by producing goods and services
    creating by mental acts
    the act of creating something by thinking
    art, artistic creation, artistic production
    the creation of beautiful or significant things
    creating by removal
    the act of creating by removing something
    making bread or cake or pastry etc.
    casting, molding
    the act of creating something by casting it in a mold
    recording, transcription
    the act of making a record (especially an audio record)
    building, construction
    the act of constructing something
    fabrication, manufacture, manufacturing
    the act of making something (a product) from raw materials
    concoction, confection
    the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
    bonding thin sheets together
    creation by mental activity
    design, designing
    the act of working out the form of something (as by making a sketch or outline or plan)
    computer programing, computer programming, programing, programming
    creating a sequence of instructions to enable the computer to do something
    verbal creation
    creating something by the use of speech and language
    actualisation, actualization, realisation, realization
    making real or giving the appearance of reality
    arts and crafts
    the arts of decorative design and handicraft
    the art of making and decorating pottery
    the art of transfering designs from specially prepared paper to a wood or glass or metal surface
    the art of decorating a surface with shapes or pictures and then coating it with vanish or lacquer
    drafting, draftsmanship, drawing
    the creation of artistic pictures or diagrams
    carving or engraving (especially on stones)
    the art and practice of choosing and preparing and eating good food
    the Japanese art of folding paper into shapes representing objects (e.g., flowers or birds)
    creating a picture with paints
    the art of making perfumes
    artistic design and manufacture of prints as woodcuts or silkscreens
    carving, sculpture
    creating figures or designs in three dimensions
    making decorative shapes by trimming shrubs or trees
    composing, composition
    musical creation
    the act of inventing
    conceptualisation, conceptualization, formulation
    inventing or contriving an idea or explanation and formulating it mentally
    dig, digging, excavation
    the act of digging
    carving, cutting
    removing parts from hard material to create a desired pattern or shape
    boring, drilling
    the act of drilling
    the act of gouging
    cutting, film editing
    the activity of selecting the scenes to be shown and putting them together to create a film
    the art or process of creating drawings with pastel sticks
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    any specific behavior
  4. noun
    an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone
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    art, fine art
    the products of human creativity; works of art collectively
    a creation of the highest excellence
    something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole
    a creation spoken or written or composed extemporaneously (without prior preparation)
    innovation, invention
    a creation (a new device or process) resulting from study and experimentation
    master, master copy, original
    an original creation (i.e., an audio recording) from which copies can be made
    needlecraft, needlework
    a creation created or assembled by needle and thread
    product, production
    an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
    remake, remaking
    creation that is created again or anew
    a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
    an artistic or literary composition
    a sketchy or imperfect or faint representation
    artificial flower
    a handmade imitation of a blossom
    a graphical representation of a person's auditory sensitivity to sound
    book, volume
    physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
    a number of sheets (ticket or stamps etc.) bound together on one edge
    by-product, byproduct, spin-off
    a product made during the manufacture of something else
    commercial art
    art used for commercial purposes (as in advertising)
    a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing
    a representation of the earth or the heavens
    a representation of Christ's nativity in the stable at Bethlehem
    crochet, crocheting
    needlework done by interlocking looped stitches with a hooked needle
    cutaway, cutaway drawing, cutaway model
    a representation (drawing or model) of something in which the outside is omitted to reveal the inner parts
    art that is produced with the help of computer hardware and software
    art produced by decorating a surface with cutouts and then coating it with several layers of varnish or lacquer
    something that can be provided as the product of development
    a painting or carving (especially an altarpiece) on two panels (usually hinged like a book)
    display, presentation
    a visual representation of something
    anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks
    a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines
    ecce homo
    a representation (a picture or sculpture) of Jesus wearing a crown of thorns
    effigy, image, simulacrum
    a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture)
    embroidery, fancywork
    decorative needlework
    end product, output
    final product; the things produced
    gem, treasure
    art highly prized for its beauty or perfection
    a class of art (or artistic endeavor) having a characteristic form or technique
    graphic art
    the arts of drawing or painting or printmaking
    art characterized by an incongruous mixture of parts of humans and animals interwoven with plants
    a visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand
    brainchild, inspiration
    a product of your creative thinking and work
    an object worked on; a result produced by working
    excessively garish or sentimental art; usually considered in bad taste
    knit, knitting, knitwork
    needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine
    product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object
    a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
    model, simulation
    a representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
    art consisting of a design made of small pieces of colored stone or glass
    newspaper, paper
    the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher
    nomogram, nomograph
    a graphic representation of numerical relations
    a concrete representation of an abstract idea or principle
    output, outturn, turnout
    what is produced in a given time period
    a composition of flat objects pasted on a board or other backing
    exposure, photo, photograph, pic, picture
    a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
    icon, ikon, image, picture
    a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
    a representation of the Virgin Mary mourning over the dead body of Jesus
    plastic art
    the arts of shaping or modeling; carving and sculpture
    the representation of a figure or solid on a plane as it would look from a particular direction
    representation consisting of a copy (as of an engraving) made by laying paper over something and rubbing it with charcoal
    sewing, stitchery
    needlework on which you are working with needle and thread
    a representation of the effect of shadows in a picture or drawing (as by shading or darker pigment)
    set, stage set
    representation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production
    Station of the Cross
    a representation of any of the 14 stages in Christ's journey to Calvary
    needlework consisting of handmade lace made by looping and knotting a single thread on a small shuttle
    art consisting of a painting or carving (especially an altarpiece) on three panels (usually hinged together)
    products made on a lathe
    piece of work, work
    a product produced or accomplished through the effort or activity or agency of a person or thing
    work of art
    art that is a product of one of the fine arts (especially a painting or sculpture of artistic merit)
    fruit, yield
    an amount of a product
    nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication
    a short literary or musical composition
    film, flick, motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, pic, picture, picture show
    a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
    a brief dramatic piece (usually comic) presented after a play
    an incomplete piece
    a missing piece (as a gap in a manuscript)
    an artistic form of nonverbal communication
    an electronic image representing a computer user
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    artefact, artifact
    a man-made object taken as a whole
  5. noun
    everything that exists anywhere
    synonyms: cosmos, existence, macrocosm, universe, world
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    closed universe
    (cosmology) a universe that is spatially closed and in which there is sufficient matter to halt the expansion that began with the big bang; the visible matter is only 10 percent of the matter required for closure but there may be large amounts of dark matter
    natural order
    the physical universe considered as an orderly system subject to natural (not human or supernatural) laws
    environment, nature
    (with 'the') the natural physical world including plants, animals, landscapes, etc.
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    natural object
    an object occurring naturally; not made by man
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