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excrescency

[ik-skres-uh n-see] /ɪkˈskrɛs ən si/
noun
1.
something that is excrescent; excrescence.
2.
a state of being excrescent.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; variant of excrescence; see -ency
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excrescency

/ɪkˈskrɛsənsɪ/
noun (pl) -cies
1.
the state or condition of being excrescent
2.
another word for excrescence
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