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accrete


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accrete  \Ac*crete"\,  v.  i.  [From  L.  accretus  p.  p.  of 
  accrescere  to  increase.] 
  1.  To  grow  together. 
 
  2.  To  adhere;  to  grow  (to);  to  be  added;  --  with  to 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accrete  \Ac*crete"\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  adhere;  to  add  --Earle. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accrete  \Ac*crete"\,  a. 
  1.  Characterized  by  accretion;  made  up  as  accrete  matter. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Grown  together.  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  accrete 
  v  1:  grow  together  (of  plants  and  organs);  "After  many  years  the 
  rose  bushes  grew  together" 
  2:  grow  or  become  attached  by  accretion;  "The  story  accreted 
  emotion" 




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