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How much does Mount Everest grow each year?


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2014-03-13 21:13:29
2014-03-13 21:13:29

Mount Everest rises 0.5 in. (1 cm.) each year.

== Answer == it grows a rate of 2.4 inches a year but because of weathering it also shrinks
It is said that Mount Everest grows by a couple of milimeters every year.

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