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widen

verb [I or T] (DISTANCE)    /ˈwaɪ.dən/
B2 to become, or to make something greater in width: As it approaches the sea, the river begins to widen (out).Enlarging and inflatingBecoming biggerBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
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