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English definition of “grow”


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

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