ingrowing


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Related to ingrowing: Ingrowing toenail

in·grow·ing

 (ĭn′grō′ĭng)
adj.
Growing inward or into, especially into the flesh.

ingrowing

(ˈɪnˌɡrəʊɪŋ)
adj
1. (Pathology) (esp of a toenail) growing abnormally into the flesh
2. growing within or into

in•grow•ing

(ˈɪnˌgroʊ ɪŋ)

adj.
growing within or inward.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ingrowing - growing abnormally into the flesh; "an ingrown toenail"
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
Translations

ingrowing

[ˈɪnˌgrəʊɪŋ] ingrown (US) [ˈɪnˌgrəʊn] ADJ ingrowing (toe)nailuña f encarnada

ingrowing

[ˈɪngrəʊɪŋ] (British) ingrown [ˈɪngrəʊn] (US) adj
ingrowing toenail (British) ingrown toenail (US)ongle incarné

ingrowing

adj (Med) toenaileingewachsen

ingrowing

[ˈɪngrəʊɪŋ] ingrown [ˈɪnˌgrəʊn] adj ingrowing (toe)nailunghia incarnita

ingrowing

a. rel. a una parte que crece hacia adentro y no hacia afuera, en forma opuesta a lo normal.
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I wonder if this is what they call an ingrowing toe-nail?
Some possibilities are ingrowing eyelashes, an infection or a problem with tear production.
One survivor attended at the hospital with an ingrowing toenail.
People with lupus can also develop common foot problems just like anyone--skin problems such as corns and hard skin; nail problems such as thickened nails or ingrowing toe nails; infections such as verruca or athlete's foot.
Confidential issues dominate the postbag of MPs, from ingrowing toenails to homelessness and lost passports.
These knots were then used to push the soft tissue down and to raise the nail by pulling up the knots, thereby raising the ingrowing part of the nail.
Comparison of Phenol and Sodium Hydroxide Chemical Matricectomies for the Treatment of Ingrowing Toenails.
They were in a "thin and poor condition" and had untreated eye ulcers and ingrowing talons.
Ingrowing toenail: Do not pass Go and don't collect PS200.
Bagpuss incarnate HAD to go to the hospital the other day to have an ingrowing nail removed.
It is a loveless marriage with an ingrowing sterility reflected in Camille's "don't touch me" attitude.