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  • v  grow by addition
    The interest accrues
  • v  come into the possession of
    The house accrued to the oldest son

  • The state expects to accrue 265 million dollars from the tax.
  • Although the study focused on runners, Chakravarty says, the benefits appear to accrue from any vigorous aerobic exercise.
  • Indeed, most of the benefits of eight hours' sleep seem to accrue to the brain: sleep helps consolidate memory, improve judgment, promote learning and concentration.
News & Articles

  • Do Advanced College Degrees Really Pay Off?
    For graduates of the class of 2013, the experience of being a college student is now a memory, but the effects of going to college and the loan debt they accrued  will stick with them for much longer. 
    June 13, 2013 - LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News
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  • Manmohan Singh in ABC News
    India cannot become a nation with islands of high growth and vast areas untouched by development, where the benefits of growth accrue only to a few,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told the nation in his traditional Independence Day speech....

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