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fermenting

verb
present participle of ferment

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to bring (something volatile or intense) into being
  • the various social and economic factors that fermented the major cultural change during the U.S. during the 1960s

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“Fermenting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fermenting. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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