accrete

[uh-kreet]
verb (used without object), accreted, accreting.
1.
to grow together; adhere (usually followed by to ).
verb (used with object), accreted, accreting.
2.
to add, as by growth.
adjective
3.
Botany. grown together.

Origin:
1775–85; back formation from accretion

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accrete (əˈkriːt)
 
vb
1.  to grow or cause to grow together; be or become fused
2.  to make or become bigger, as by addition
 
[C18: back formation from accretion]

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Example sentences
Includes accreted lands in the definition of public lands.
Verify that the individual has not been recently accreted to a formal third party group.
These sediments built at a rate of about one inch every hundred years until they accreted to depths of thousands of feet.
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