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 for Blossomed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Blossom \Blos"som\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Blossomed; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Blossoming.] [AS. bl?stmian. See Blossom, n.]
     1. To put forth blossoms or flowers; to bloom; to blow; to
        flower.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The moving whisper of huge trees that branched
              And blossomed.                        --Tennyson.
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     2. To flourish and prosper; to develop into a superior type.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Israel shall blossom and bud, and full the face of
              the world with fruit.                 --Isa. xxvii.
                                                    6.
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     3. to appear or grow as if by blossoming; to spread out
        rapidly.
        [PJC]

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