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|past tense||shrank or shrunk|
Do you think this dress will shrink if I handwash it?
Many people shrink in old age.
The company's profit margins shrank from 32.5 per cent to 17 per cent.
Numbers of butterflies are shrinking rapidly as the environment changes.
He shrank away from her touch.
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