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accrue

verb [I] uk   us   /əˈkruː/ formal
to increase in number or amount over a period of time: Interest will accrue on the account at a rate of seven percent. Little benefit will accrue to the city (= it will receive little benefit) from the new transport links.
Translations of “accrue”
in Chinese (Traditional) 積累, (逐漸)增加,增多…
in Chinese (Simplified) 积累, (逐渐)增加,增多…
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