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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Broaden  \Broad"en\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Broadened};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Broadening}.]  [From  {Broad},  a.] 
  To  grow  broad;  to  become  broader  or  wider. 
 
  The  broadening  sun  appears.  --Wordsworth. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  broadening 
  n  1:  the  act  of  making  something  wider  [syn:  {widening}]  [ant:  {narrowing}] 
  2:  the  action  of  making  broader;  "the  broadening  of  travel" 
  3:  an  increase  in  width  [syn:  {widening}]  [ant:  {narrowing}] 




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