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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bud  \Bud\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Budded};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Budding}.] 
  1.  To  put  forth  or  produce  buds,  as  a  plant;  to  grow,  as  a 
  bud  does  into  a  flower  or  shoot. 
 
  2.  To  begin  to  grow,  or  to  issue  from  a  stock  in  the  manner 
  of  a  bud,  as  a  horn. 
 
  3.  To  be  like  a  bud  in  respect  to  youth  and  freshness,  or 
  growth  and  promise;  as  a  budding  virgin.  --Shak. 
 
  Syn:  To  sprout;  germinate;  blossom. 




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