accresce

intransitive verb ac·cresce \əˈkres, aˈ-\

Definition of accresce

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  accrue intransitive sense intransitive sense 1

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Origin and Etymology of accresce

Latin accrescere, from ad- + crescere to grow — more at crescent


First Known Use: 1570


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the point at which something begins

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