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greaten

[greyt-n] /ˈgreɪt n/
verb (used with object)
1.
to make greater; enlarge; increase.
verb (used without object)
2.
to become greater.
Origin of greaten
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English; see great, -en1
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greaten

/ˈɡreɪtən/
verb
1.
(archaic) to make or become great
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