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aux·e·sis

 (ôg-zē′sĭs, ôk-sē′-)
n.
Growth resulting from increase in cell size without cell division.

[Greek auxēsis, growth, from auxanein, auxē-, to grow; see aug- in Indo-European roots.]

aux·et′ic (ôg-zĕt′ĭk) adj.
aux·et′i·cal·ly adv.

auxetic

(ɔːkˈsɛtɪk)
n
something that promotes auxesis
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Adj.1.auxetic - of or relating to growth by auxesis
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auxétique