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excrescency

[ ik-skres-uhn-see ]
/ ɪkˈskrɛs ən si /
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noun
something that is excrescent; excrescence.
a state of being excrescent.
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Origin of excrescency

1535–45; variant of excrescence; see -ency
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British Dictionary definitions for excrescency

excrescency
/ (ɪkˈskrɛsənsɪ) /

noun plural -cies
the state or condition of being excrescent
another word for excrescence
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