Meaning of “propagate” in the English Dictionary

"propagate" in British English

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propagateverb

uk /ˈprɒp.ə.ɡeɪt/ us /ˈprɑː.pə.ɡeɪt/

(Definition of “propagate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"propagate" in American English

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propagateverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈprɑp·əˌɡeɪt/

to produce a new plant from a parent plant, or of a plant or animal to reproduce

To propagate ideas, opinions, or customs is to spread them among people, or to spread them to other places.

(Definition of “propagate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)