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ingravescent (ˌɪnɡrəˈvɛsənt)
rare (esp of a disease) becoming more severe
[C19: from Latin ingravescere to become heavier, from gravescere to grow heavy, from gravis heavy]

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ingravescent in·gra·ves·cent (ĭn'grā-věs'ənt)
Becoming increasingly severe.

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