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One entry found for sharpen.
Main Entry: sharp·en
Pronunciation: primarystressshär-pschwan
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): sharp·ened; sharp·en·ing /primarystressshärp-(schwa-)nieng/
: to make or become sharp or sharper <sharpen a pencil> <a better lens sharpened the image>
- sharp·en·er /primarystressshärp-(schwa-)nschwar/ noun

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