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cresco

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cresco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of crescere

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ker (to grow). See Old Armenian սերիմ (serim, be born) and սերեմ (serem, bring forth), Ancient Greek κόρη (kórē, girl) and κούρος (koúros, boy), Latin creare (produce, create, bring forth) and Ceres (goddess of agriculture).

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VerbEdit

present active crēscō, present infinitive crēscere, perfect active crēvī, supine crētum

  1. I come to be.
  2. I become visible, spring from, arise, come forth.
  3. I increase, rise, grow, thrive; multiply, augment.

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