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Growth (Japanese: せいちょう Growth) is a non-damaging Normal-type move introduced in Generation I.
Growth increases the user's Special stat by one stage.
Generation II to Generation IV
The effects of Growth are the same as the previous generation, however, it increases user's Special Attack stat instead.
Growth now increases Attack by one stage in addition to increasing Special Attack by one stage. In intense sunlight, Growth raises Attack and Special Attack by two stages each.
|| Raises Special to make special attacks stronger and enhance protection against special moves.
|| A Normal-type move that raises Spcl.Atk. Normally used up to six times.
|| Raises the Spcl. Atk rating.
|| Forces the body to grow and heightens Sp. Atk.
|| The user’s body is forced to grow, raising the Sp. Atk stat.
|| The user’s body is forced to grow all at once. It raises the Sp. Atk stat.
|| The user's body grows all at once, raising the Attack and Sp. Atk stats.
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In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
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