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Overgrowth of a part due to a multiplication of its elements.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
The modest violet may exhale its fragrance through an overgrowth of noxious weeds—and humanity bears out the simile.Bucholz and the Detectives|Allan Pinkerton
The overgrowth may involve all the tissues equally, or the subcutaneous fat may be specially affected.
Philosophy, impatient as it may be to build, has much work yet remaining, as pioneer for the overgrowth of ages.A Defence of Poetry and Other Essays|Percy Bysshe Shelley
These latter improvements were well calculated to quicken the stagnant languor habitual to the overgrowth of eastern empire.Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton