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grow out of sth

phrasal verb with grow uk   /ɡrəʊ/  us   /ɡroʊ/ verb (grew, grown)
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grow out of sth

phrasal verb with grow uk   us   /ɡrəʊ/ verb (grew, grown)
to ​happen as a ​result of or as a ​naturaldevelopment from something: The ​equityboom of the 1980s and 1990s ​grew out of the crushing ​bearmarket and ​stagflation of the 1970s. Our ​company actually ​grew out of a ​failed attempt at ​creating a ​socialmediaapplication.
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