endophytic

adjective
en·​do·​phyt·​ic | \ ˌen-dō-ˈfit-ik How to pronounce endophytic (audio) \

Medical Definition of endophytic

: tending to grow inward into tissues in fingerlike projections from a superficial site of origin used of tumors — compare exophytic

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“Endophytic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/endophytic. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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