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excrescences

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plural of excrescence

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1 an abnormal mass of tissue
  • concerned about the weird excrescence that seemed to be developing on his hand

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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

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“Excrescences.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/excrescences. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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