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  Definition of Sprout
  1. a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
  2. any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud
  3. put forth and grow sprouts or shoots; "the plant sprouted early this year"
  4. produce buds, branches, or germinate; "the potatoes sprouted"
Similar Words: stock, shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, burgeon forth

 

Hyponyms: bean sprout, alfalfa sprout, shoot, bud

 

Grouped Verbs: germinate

 

Derivational Morphology: stock, shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, germination, sprouting, pullulation, gemmation, germ

 

Anagrams: stupor, Proust

 

 
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