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“grow out of sth” in British English

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(Definition of “grow out of sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“grow out of sth” in Business English

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grow out of sth

phrasal verb with grow uk /ɡrəʊ/ us verb grew, grown

to happen as a result of or as a natural development from something:

The equity boom of the 1980s and 1990s grew out of the crushing bear market and stagflation of the 1970s.
Our company actually grew out of a failed attempt at creating a social media application.

(Definition of “grow out of sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)