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upgrowth

[uhp-grohth] /ˈʌpˌgroʊθ/
noun
1.
the process of growing up; development:
the upgrowth of nuclear science.
2.
something that grows or has grown in an upward direction:
Part of the pituitary gland is an upgrowth of the roof of the mouth.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; up- + growth
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British Dictionary definitions for upgrowth

upgrowth

/ˈʌpˌɡrəʊθ/
noun
1.
the process of developing or growing upwards
2.
a result of evolution or growth
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