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amassing

verb
present participle of amass

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2 to gradually form into a layer, pile, or mass
  • over the last month a huge mound of paperwork has amassed on my desk

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“Amassing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/amassing. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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