What is grow?

  • (verb): Develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation.
    Synonyms: mature, maturate
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on grow, grows:

Grow, Texas - Education
... Grow is served by the Guthrie Common School District. ...
Trichocyte (algae)
... Trichocyte in algae are cells which grow on the outside of the thallus, from which hairs grow ... In algae, trichocytes grow principally over the summer their growth is mediated by water temperature and day length ...
Salvia Glechomifolia
... The leaves reflect light, grow on short stems from 1.5-2 ft, and appear to grow in widely spaced whorls ... The 1 in flowers grow in unevenly spaced whorls, typically with less than 12 flowers in each whorl, giving the overall effect of daintiness ...
Streptomyces Griseus - Physiology and Morphology
... they grow best at alkaline pH values ... Although these organisms grow in a wide pH range (from 5 to 11), they show a growth optimum at pH 9 ... They produce grey spore masses and grey-yellow reverse pigments when they grow as colonies ...
Salvia Lavandulifolia
... Salvia lavandulifolia grows one foot tall and wide, with a reclining habit and narrow, lanceolate, whitish-gray evergreen leaves that are less than 2 inches long ... The leaves grow opposite each other on the stem and appear to grow in bunches ... The 1 inch long pale lavender flowers grow on short inflorescences, blooming for about one month in late spring and early summer ...

More definitions of "grow":

  • (verb): Become attached by or as if by the process of growth.
    Example: "The tree trunks had grown together"
  • (verb): Cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques.
    Example: "We grow wheat here"
    Synonyms: raise, farm, produce
  • (verb): Come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes).
    Synonyms: develop, produce, get, acquire
  • (verb): Increase in size by natural process.
    Example: "Corn doesn't grow here"; "In these forests, mushrooms grow under the trees"
  • (verb): Pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become.
    Synonyms: turn
  • (verb): Become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain.
    Example: "The problem grew too large for me"; "Her business grew fast"
  • (verb): Grow emotionally or mature.
    Synonyms: develop
  • (verb): Cause to grow or develop.
    Example: "He grows vegetables in his backyard"

Famous quotes containing the word grow:

    The deer and the dachshund are one.
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    Encore, encore, encore les dieux . . .
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)

    Only the old are innocent. That is what the Victorians understood, and the Christians. Original sin is a property of the young. The old grow beyond corruption very quickly.
    Malcolm Bradbury (b. 1932)

    The best part of the art of living is to know how to grow old gracefully.
    Eric Hoffer (1902–1983)