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growth
American English: /ɡroʊθ/
British English: /ɡrəʊθ/

Translation of growth in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable 1.1 (of animals, plants, humans) 1.2 (personal development)
    crecimiento (masculine) personal
    Example sentences
    • It generates a sense of wellbeing and energy and is a powerful tool for personal development and spiritual growth.
    • They should also benefit from broader opportunities for personal growth and development.
    • The above concepts are useful to guide personal growth and development.
  • 3 3.1 uncountable (what grows) See examples: prune away the dead branches to make way for the new growth
    pode las ramas secas para dejar crecer los brotes nuevos
    several days' growth of beard
    una barba de varios días
    3.2 countable (Medicine)
    Example sentences
    • This is the start of a cancerous growth, or cancer tumour.
    • Often called the silent killer, colon cancer is believed to begin when polyps or small benign growths evolve into cancer.
    • Fibroids are benign growths (not cancer) in the muscular wall of the uterus.

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