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verb (accret, ing)
  1. (intransitive): To grow together, combine.
Astronomers believe the Earth began to six billion years ago.
  1. (intransitive): To adhere; to grow (to); to be added.
  2. (transitive): To make adhere; to add.
Translations: (trans-top, to grow together)
(trans-mid)
(trans-bottom) adjective 
  1. Characterized by accretion; made up; as, matter.
  2. (botany) Grown together - Gray
Translations: 
  • Italian: accreto
    (trans-mid)
Etymology: From (term, accretus, accrÄtus), perfect participle of (term, accrescoLatin, accrÄscÅ, increase)


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