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verb
  1. 1
    if children or animals grow, they become taller or larger

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  2. 2
    if plants or trees grow, they develop and get larger or taller

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    1. a.
      if trees or plants grow somewhere, they exist there

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    2. b.
      if you grow plants, you take care of them and help them to develop

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  3. 4
    to increase in size

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  4. 7
    literary used for saying that someone or something gradually starts to have a feeling or quality

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food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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