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accrease

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Etymology

From Old French accreistre, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] accrēscere, from ad- + crēscere (to grow).

Verb

Infinitive
to accrease

Third person singular
accreas

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to accrease (third-person singular simple present accreas, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (obsolete) To increase.

Noun

Singular
accrease

Plural
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accrease ({{{1}}})
  1. (obsolete) An increase.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, Folio Society 2006, vol. 1 p. 70:
      For then we shall have worke sufficient, without any more accrease.

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