excrescency

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ex·cres·cen·cy

 (ĭk-skrĕs′ən-sē)
n. pl. ex·cres·cen·cies
1. The state or condition of being excrescent.
2. An excrescence.

excrescency

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

ex•cres•cen•cy

(ɪkˈskrɛs ən si)

n., pl. -cies.
1. something that is excrescent; excrescence.
2. the state of being excrescent.
[1535–45]
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n = 5: INTENSITIES n = 7: CONTORTIONISTIC EXCRESCENCIES EPISCOPACIES REPOSITORIES n = 8: OVERINTENSITIES ANIMALIZATION INTERDISTRICT SAPONACEOUSNESS n = 9: ANIMALIZATIONS CANNIBALIZATION OLIGOPSONISTIC SIGMOIDOSCOPIES n = 10: ANTI RADICALISM(S) MARGINALIZATION n = 11: RADICALIZATIONS n = 5: n = 7: OMNISCIENCES ENREGISTERING SUPERSATURATES n = 8: ANTICAPITALIST ANTIRATIONALIST SILVICULTURIST(S) TACHYARRHYTHMIA n = 9: CHORDAMESODERMS ETHNOHISTORIANS SIGNALIZATIONS n = 10: RADICALIZATION n = 11:
There were no papillary excrescencies, and the cysts ranged from 1 to 20 cm in diameter.