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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ac·crue /əˈkru/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·crue, n.  Something that accrues; advantage accruing. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·crue v. i. [imp. & p. p. Accrued p. pr. & vb. n. Accruing.]
 1. To increase; to augment.
    And though power failed, her courage did accrue.   --Spenser.
 2. To come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent. “Interest accrues to principal.”
    The great and essential advantages accruing to society from the freedom of the press.   --Junius.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: grow by addition; "The interest accrues"
      2: come into the possession of; "The house accrued to the
         oldest son" [syn: fall]