exophytic

adjective
exo·​phyt·​ic | \ ˌek-sō-ˈfit-ik How to pronounce exophytic (audio) \

Medical Definition of exophytic

: tending to grow outward beyond the surface epithelium from which it originates used of tumors — compare endophytic

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“Exophytic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/exophytic. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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