What is the opposite of grown?

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Adjective
Opposite of mature in age
“However wicked this case is, he is still a young, unsophisticated and immature man.”
Adjective
Opposite of covered with (usually thick) vegetation
“In the Gobi area, you will find mountains, plains, steppes, forests, and barren areas.”
Adjective
Opposite of advanced or mature in development
“Our new player is very athletic, but her skills are still very raw and undeveloped.”
Noun
Opposite of a person who is fully grown or developed
Verb
(of a living thing) Opposite of past participle for to get bigger physically through natural development
“He had an autoimmune disease that made him shrink in size over time.”
Verb
(on the body) Opposite of past participle for to develop something, typically a kind of natural growth
“Thank you for highlighting the fact that I'm starting to lose my hair.”
Verb
(a plant or vegetable) Opposite of past participle for to sprout or germinate
“The drought had caused the vegetation to wither and die, much to the chagrin of farmers.”
Verb
(with object) Opposite of past participle for to cause vegetation or plants to germinate and develop
“If you don't water the garden, you're going to kill everything that lives there.”
Verb
(a business) Opposite of past participle for to advance, develop, or expand
“After being at the forefront of manufacturing for the last decade, the company's profits were starting to decline due to a lack of innovation.”
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