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Sprout

Pronunciation: sprout
v. i.1.To shoot, as the seed of a plant; to germinate; to push out new shoots; hence, to grow like shoots of plants.
[imp. & p. p. Sprouted; p. pr. & vb. n. Sprouting.]
2.To shoot into ramifications.
v. t.1.To cause to sprout; as, the rain will sprout the seed.
2.To deprive of sprouts; as, to sprout potatoes.
n.1.The shoot of a plant; a shoot from the seed, from the stump, or from the root or tuber, of a plant or tree; more rarely, a shoot from the stem of a plant, or the end of a branch.
2.Young coleworts; Brussels sprouts.
Brussels sprouts
(Bot.) See under Brussels.
Noun1.sprout - any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud
2.sprout - a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
Verb1.sprout - produce buds, branches, or germinate; "the potatoes sprouted"
2.sprout - put forth and grow sprouts or shoots; "the plant sprouted early this year"
Synonyms: stock
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