What is another word for excrescent?
[ ɛkskɹˈɛsənt], [ ɛkskɹˈɛsənt], [ ɛ_k_s_k_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_ə_n_t]
Related words: excrescence, excrescent crust, excrescences, excrescent tissue
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Synonyms for Excrescent:
adj.• pert (adjective)
n.• Other relevant words: (noun)
Other synonyms:• Other relevant words (noun):
- health problem,
- gastrointestinal disorder,
- caisson disease,
- food poisoning,
- catastrophic illness,
- decompression sickness,
How to use "Excrescent" in context?
When I think of excrescent, the image that comes to mind is that of a figure with a wide, curving tail. This is because the word, excrescent, is all about the tails of celestial objects. The word is derived from the Latin word excrescere, which means to grow or increase.
Homophones for Excrescent:
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