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enrich

verb [T]  /ɪnˈrɪtʃ/ us  
to improve the quality of something by adding something else: The heritage of Africa has greatly enriched American life. Uranium is enriched for use in nuclear reactors. To enrich is also to make richer: The rock music of the 1960s enriched the big recording companies.
enrichment
noun [U]  /ɪnˈrɪtʃ·mənt/ us  
a course offering language enrichment
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