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ingrowth

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noun in·growth \ˈin-ˌgrōth\

Definition of ingrowth

  1. 1 :  a growing inward (as to fill a void)

  2. 2 :  something that grows in or into a space



1870

First Known Use of ingrowth

1870


Medical Dictionary

ingrowth

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noun in·growth \ˈin-ˌgrōth\

Medical Definition of ingrowth

  1. 1:  a growing inward (as to fill a void) <ingrowth of cells>

  2. 2:  something that grows in or into a space <lymphoid ingrowths>




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