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Overview of verb vegetate

The verb vegetate has 7 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. vegetate

(lead a passive existence without using one's body or mind)

2. vegetate

(establish vegetation on; "They vegetated the hills behind their house")

3. vegetate

(produce vegetation; "The fields vegetate vigorously")

4. vegetate

(grow like a plant; "This fungus usually vegetates vigorously")

5. vegetate

(grow or spread abnormally; "warts and polyps can vegetate if not removed")

6. vegetate

(propagate asexually; "The bacterial growth vegetated along")

7. vege out, vegetate

(engage in passive relaxation; "After a hard day's work, I vegetate in front of the television")

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