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ripen

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ˈraɪpən/
to become ripe, or to make something become ripe: The peaches had ripened in the sun.Various qualities of foodFarming - general words
Translations of “ripen”
in Korean 익다, 숙성하다…
in Arabic يَنضُج…
in Portuguese amadurecer, maturar…
in Catalan madurar…
in Japanese 熟(う)れる, ~を熟させる…
in Italian (far) maturare…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)成熟, 時機成熟, 條件成熟…
in Russian зреть…
in Turkish olgunlaş(tır)mak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)成熟, 时机成熟, 条件成熟…
in Polish dojrzewać…
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