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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
growth, grow to adulthoodcroissance, développementрост, развитиеWachsen, Wachstum, Entwicklung, Wuchs (wachsen und dabei reif werden), Erwachsenwerden

ON: セイ, ジョウKUN: な.る, な.す, -な.す
turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach

ON: チョウKUN: なが.い, おさ
long, leader

Example sentences
ジェーンは成長して素敵な女性になった。Parts: 成長 (せいちょう), 素敵 (すてき), 女性 (じょせい), になるJane grew up to be a fine lady.

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