Noun(1) something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings(2) (pathology
(1) the building is a sixties excrescence foisted on an otherwise flawless street(2) Appears as a cystic excrescence projecting away from the metaphysis that has its axis pointing away from the joint.(3) Further examination revealed a brownish-yellow excrescence made up of dense hyperkeratotic tissue with longitudinal ridges on an erythematous base.(4) When the female insect has mated, it settles on the cactus and becomes permanently fixed there, sheds all its limbs and swells into a round lump which looks more like an excrescence on the cactus than an insect.(5) Some of the worst, and I would say probably the excrescence , in this legislation are the transitional provisions in Part 3.(6) I have yet to meet a single one who isn't sickened to his stomach by the excrescence of his pardons, and by the puerile vandalism of the White House in the last hours of the old regime.(7) Are those secret-admirer e-mails real - or just the latest excrescence of an Internet marketing machine grown unfathomably sleazy?(8) Going further, fiction that celebrates darkness and destruction without the redemption of new insight is at best a useless excrescence and at worst a kind of dangerous pollution.(9) the males often have a strange excrescence on the tip of the snout(10) The tiles break apart to reveal red, raw meatlike excrescences that threaten to overwhelm the entire image.(11) These families are characterized by dermal spicules that have distal excrescences or extra tangential rays, in the former, and with swollen distal rays on dermalia in the latter.(12) The appearance and consistency of the cyst lining ranged from smooth and glistening to soft, necrotic, red-gray papillary excrescences .(13) We take the view that it is appropriate that it go before a select committee so that consideration can be given to dealing with the excrescences in the drafting, and to aiding the commission to do what is, clearly, critical work.(14) Surface ulceration was also present focally in the tumor with the multifocal papillary excrescences .(15) The polypoid areas containing dilated spaces in upper dermis mimicked lymphatic-type excrescences and were misinterpreted as lymphatic malformation in MRI and during surgery.(16) Concurrent with these changes is the formation of marginal osteophytes that are excrescences of bone arising at the margins of the joint.
1. growth ::
2. eyesore ::
3. protuberance ::
Different Formsexcrescence, excrescences
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