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an increase by natural growth or by gradual external addition; growth in size or extent. the result of this process. an added part; addition: The last part of the legend is a later accretion. the growing together of separate parts into a single whole. Law. increase of property by gradual natural additions, as of land […]
noun a town in NW England, in SE Lancashire. Pop: 35 203 (2001) Contemporary Examples The accrington Public Library was a fully stocked library built out of stone on the values of an age of self-help and betterment. Only Six Books: Excerpt From Jeanette Winterson’s New Memoir Jeanette Winterson March 6, 2012 Historical Examples “Mr. […]
to assume to oneself without right or authority; usurp.
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to happen or result as a natural growth, addition, etc. to be added as a matter of periodic gain or advantage, as interest on money. Law. to become a present and enforceable right or demand. verb (intransitive) -crues, -cruing, -crued to increase by growth or addition, esp (of capital) to increase by periodic addition of […]