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English definition of “grow”

grow

  /ɡrəʊ/ verb (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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