Medical Dictionary

auxesis

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noun aux·e·sis \ȯg-ˈzē-səs, ȯk-ˈsē-\

Medical Definition of auxesis

plural

auxeses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  growth; specifically :  increase of cell size without cell division

auxetic

\-ˈzet-ik, -ˈset-\play play adjective

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