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Verb
(of seeds or spores) Present participle for to begin to grow and buds or shoots
“Dormancy is defined as the inability of a viable seed to germinate under conditions otherwise adequate for germination.”
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Present participle for to come into existence
“While cruising sedately around in their big Roller, an idea would germinate while my mind was on the task of driving.”
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Present participle for to mature and develop (into something good or desirable)
“We also need room for the visionary ideas, accidental discoveries, and embryonic notions that germinate into real breakthroughs.”
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Present participle for to produce children or offspring
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Present participle for to make more fertile by adding nutrients, especially of soil
Verb
Present participle for to produce or bring about
Adjective
Starting out or in the early stages of development
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