isauxesis

[ ahy-sawg-zee-sis, ahy-sawk-see- ]
/ ˌaɪ sɔgˈzi sɪs, ˌaɪ sɔkˈsi- /

noun Biology.

growth of a part at the same rate as that of the whole organism.

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Origin of isauxesis

OTHER WORDS FROM isauxesis

is·aux·et·ic [ahy-sawg-zet-ik, ahy-sawk-set-], /ˌaɪ sɔgˈzɛt ɪk, ˌaɪ sɔkˈsɛt-/, adjective

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Medical definitions for isauxesis

isauxesis
[ ī′sôg-zēsĭs, -sôk-sē- ]

n.

Growth of parts at the same rate as growth of the whole.
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