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English definition of “growth”

growth

noun [C/U]    /ɡroʊθ/
the process of developing or of increasing in size : [U] Plant growth is most noticeable in spring . [U] His budget is designed to promote economic growth in this country . A growth is also tissue growing on the outside or inside of a person , animal , or plant which is caused by a disease .
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