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Meaning of BURGEON

Pronunciation:  'burjun

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  grow and flourish; "The burgeoning administration"; "The burgeoning population"

BURGEON is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 See Also: grow



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bur"geon\, v. i.
To bud. See {Bourgeon}.

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