ingrowth


in·growth

noun \ˈin-ˌgrōth\

Definition of INGROWTH

1
:  a growing inward (as to fill a void)
2
:  something that grows in or into a space

First Known Use of INGROWTH

1870

Rhymes with INGROWTH

in·growth

noun \ˈin-ˌgrōth\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INGROWTH

1
: a growing inward (as to fill a void) <ingrowth of cells>
2
: something that grows in or into a space <lymphoid ingrowths>

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