a person who grows something: He is a grower of flowers and vegetables.
a person or thing that grows in a certain way: This plant is a quick grower.

1555–65; grow + -er1 Unabridged
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grower (ˈɡrəʊə)
1.  a person who grows plants: a vegetable grower
2.  a plant that grows in a specified way: a fast grower
3.  a piece of music that is initially unimpressive but becomes more enjoyable after further hearings

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Example sentences for growers
Some rose growers are known for their particular contributions to the field.
They are sympodial growers and will form handsome clumps in only a few years.
Seed growers use honeybees or mason bees for their pollination needs.
Cranberry growers have a long history of cooperative marketing.
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