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excrescence

noun

Definition of EXCRESCENCE

1
an abnormal mass of tissue <concerned about the weird excrescence that seemed to be developing on his hand>
2
something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing <local residents regard the hulking apartment building as a hideous excrescence on their once-lovely street>

April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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