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English definition of “homegrown”


adjective uk   /ˌhəʊmˈɡrəʊn/ us    /ˌhoʊmˈɡroʊn/
from your own garden: homegrown vegetablesVarious qualities of foodGardening - general words If someone or something is homegrown, he, she, or it belongs to or was developed in your own country: She's a homegrown talent.Country and nationContinents and regions of the worldCountry names
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