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grow in number
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  • grow — W1S1 [grəu US grou] v past tense grew [gru:] past participle grown [grəun US groun] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(increase)¦ 2¦(person/animal)¦ 3¦(plants)¦ 4¦(hair/nails)¦ 5¦(become)¦ 6¦(improve)¦ 7 it/money doesn t grow on trees …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • grow — [ grou ] (past tense grew [ gru ] ; past participle grown [ groun ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 about children/animals ▸ 2 about plants/cells etc. ▸ 3 about hair/nails ▸ 4 increase in size ▸ 5 increase in success ▸ 6 develop character ▸ 7 start to have… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • grow — [grəʊ ǁ groʊ] verb grew PASTTENSE [gruː] grown PASTPART [grəʊn ǁ groʊn] COMMERCE 1. [intransitive] to increase in amount, size, or degree: • Seaman grew rapidly, becoming one of the largest advertisers in t …   Financial and business terms

  • Grow, Texas — Grow is an unincorporated community in King County, Texas, United States. It lies in the north central part of the county, approximately 85 miles east of Lubbock.HistoryIn response to the growing number of families settling in the northern part… …   Wikipedia

  • Number 9 Audio Group — is a recording studio located in the Cabbagetown area of Toronto, Canada at 222 Gerrard Street East. Number 9 is perhaps most notable for producing the World Jazz For Haiti charity album in 2010, appearing on Much Music s DISBAND in 2008, and for …   Wikipedia

  • grow */*/*/ — UK [ɡrəʊ] / US [ɡroʊ] verb Word forms grow : present tense I/you/we/they grow he/she/it grows present participle growing past tense grew UK [ɡruː] / US [ɡru] past participle grown UK [ɡrəʊn] / US [ɡroʊn] 1) [intransitive] if children or animals… …   English dictionary

  • grow — verb past tense grew /grU:/ past participle grown 1 PERSON/ANIMAL (I) to become bigger and develop over a period of time: How you ve grown since the last time I saw you! | grow 2 inches/5cm etc: Stan grew two inches in six months. | growing… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • grow — [[t]gro͟ʊ[/t]] ♦ grows, growing, grew, grown 1) VERB When people, animals, and plants grow, they increase in size and change physically over a period of time. We stop growing at maturity. 2) VERB If a plant or tree grows in a particular place, it …   English dictionary

  • number — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 symbol/word ADJECTIVE ▪ three digit, 16 digit ▪ cardinal, ordinal ▪ even, odd ▪ Houses on thi …   Collocations dictionary

  • GROW — Processes : For more details on this topic, see GROW s literature includes the Twelve Stages of Decline, which indicate that emotional illness begins with self centeredness, and the Twelve Steps of Personal Growth, a blend of AA s Twelve Steps… …   Wikipedia

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