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Verb: burgeon  bur-jun
  1. Grow and flourish
    "The burgeoning administration"; "The burgeoning population"
     
  2. Produce buds, branches, or germinate
    "the potatoes burgeoned forth";
    - shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon [archaic], burgeon forth, sprout

Derived forms: burgeons, burgeoned, burgeoning

Type of: grow

Encyclopedia: Burgeon