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4 definitions found
 for Accrete
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  accrete \ac*crete"\ ([a^]k*kr[=e]t"), v. i. [From L. accretus,
     p. p. of accrescere to increase.]
     1. To grow together.
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     2. To adhere; to grow (to); to be added; -- with to.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  accrete \ac*crete"\, v. t.
     To make adhere; to add. --Earle.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  accrete \ac*crete"\, a.
     1. Characterized by accretion; made up; as, accrete matter.
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     2. (Bot.) Grown together. --Gray.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  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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