excrescency

excrescency

[ik-skres-uhn-see]
noun
1.
something that is excrescent; excrescence.
2.
a state of being excrescent.

Origin:
1535–45; variant of excrescence; see -ency

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

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