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accrete

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to gradually form into a layer, pile, or mass
  • silt accreting at the mouth of the river over time

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The first known use of accrete was in 1712

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“Accrete.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accrete. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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