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Synonyms for germinate

Verb

1. shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, sprout, grow
usage: produce buds, branches, or germinate; "the potatoes sprouted"
2. evolve, germinate, develop, create by mental act, create mentally
usage: work out; "We have developed a new theory of evolution"
3. germinate, grow
usage: cause to grow or sprout; "the plentiful rain germinated my plants"
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