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mature (v):
cause to ripen and discharge pus
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The oil suppurates the pustules
Related Words: suppurate
mature (v):
grow old or older
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She aged gracefully.
we age every day--what a depressing thought!
Young men senesce

Related Words: agematuratesenesce
mature (v):
cause to ripen or develop fully
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The sun ripens the fruit.
Age matures a good wine

Related Words: ripen
mature (v):
develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation
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He matured fast.
The child grew fast

Related Words: growmaturate
mature (v):
become due for repayment
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These bonds mature in 2005
mature (v):
develop and work out fully in one's mind
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I need to mature my thoughts
mature (s):
fully considered and perfected
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mature plans
mature (a):
(of birds) having developed feathers or plumage; often used in combination
Related Words: fledged
mature (a):
having reached full natural growth or development
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a mature cell
mature (a):
characteristic of maturity
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mature for her age
mature (a):
fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used
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ripe peaches.
full-bodied mature wines

Related Words: ripe
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Wise men learn by others' mistakes; fools by their own

Akıllı başkalarının yaptığı hatalardan, aptal kendi yaptığı hatalardan ders çıkar.
It is better to keep out of trouble by not repeating the foolish behaviour of others than it is to do as they did and suffer in the same way


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