bradyauxesis

noun
bra·dy·auxesis | \ ¦brādē + \
plural bradyauxeses

Definition of bradyauxesis 

: allometric growth characterized by lagging of a part behind the body as a whole in development — compare tachyauxesis

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Other words from bradyauxesis

bradyauxetic \" + \ adjective
bradyauxetically \" + \ adverb

History and Etymology for bradyauxesis

New Latin, from brady- + auxesis

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