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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 [informal], germinate, pullulate, bourgeon [archaic], burgeon forth, sprout

Derived forms: burgeons, burgeoning, burgeoned

Type of: grow

Encyclopedia: Burgeon