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excrescency

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1 an abnormal mass of tissue
  • fortunately, the excrescency could be removed with surgery

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2 something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing
  • some feel that the planned skyscraper would be an excrescency on the city's low-rise skyline

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The first known use of excrescency was in 1545

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“Excrescency.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/excrescency. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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