What is the opposite of extirpate?

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Opposite of to get rid of or destroy
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Opposite of to pull up by the roots
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Opposite of to remove completely, leaving no trace
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Opposite of to put an end to something, typically by the use of force
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Opposite of to cause the death of
“So if they resurrect any more dead characters remember where you heard it first.”
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Opposite of to remove or take out, especially by effort or force
“Use a utility knife or electric jigsaw and slowly insert the blade into the gourd.”
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Opposite of to remove completely, leaving no trace
“The discovery of bronze enabled people to create metal objects which were harder and more durable than previously possible.”
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Opposite of to put an end to
“The fake images that concern us the most are those that were created to perpetuate a lie.”
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Opposite of to kill or severely injure (someone)
“She thanked him over and over again for putting himself in danger to save her.”
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(recall) Opposite of to remove completely, leaving no trace
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(exacerbate) Opposite of to remove completely, leaving no trace
“The parties to contested actions are often at daggers drawn, and the litigious process serves to exacerbate the hostility between them.”
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