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excrescency

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  1. 1 an abnormal mass of tissue fortunately, the excrescency could be removed with surgery Synonyms of excrescency excrescence, growth, lump, neoplasm, tumorWords Related to excrescency outgrowth; cancer, carcinoma, lymphoma, malignancy, melanoma, polyp; cyst, tubercle, wart

  2. 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 Synonyms of excrescency blight, blotch, defect, deformity, disfigurement, excrescence, blemish, fault, flaw, imperfection, mar, mark, pockmark, scarWords Related to excrescency abnormality, distortion, irregularity, malformation, misshape; bug, glitch, kink; blot, blur, spot, stain, taint; damage, defacement, impairment, injury; failing, weaknessNear Antonyms of excrescency adornment, decoration, embellishment, enhancement, ornament


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