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grow

verb
 
/ɡrəʊ/ ( past tense grew, past participle grown)
A2 to become bigger or taller as time passes
créixer
Children grow very quickly.
A2 If a plant grows, or you grow it, it develops from a seed to a full plant.
créixer, cultivar
These plants grow well in sandy soil.
B1 to increase
créixer
The problem grows every year.
to become
fer-se
We’ve grown older.
B1 If your hair or nails grow, or if you grow them, they get longer.
créixer, deixar créixer
(Definition of grow from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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