abound Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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aboundverb [I]

uk   us   /əˈbaʊnd/
to ​exist in ​largenumbers: Theories abound about how the ​universebegan.
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aboundverb [I]

 us   /əˈbɑʊnd/
to ​exist in ​largenumbers: The ​streams and ​rivers abound in ​fish.
(Definition of abound from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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