Definition of Outgrowths

1. Noun. (plural of outgrowth) ¹



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Definition of Outgrowths

1. outgrowth [n] - See also: outgrowth

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Outgrowths

outgrinning
outgrins
outgross
outgrossed
outgrosses
outgrossing
outground
outgrounds
outgroup
outgroups
outgrow
outgrowing
outgrown
outgrows
outgrowth
outgrowths (current term)
outguard
outguards
outguess
outguessed
outguesses
outguessing
outguide
outguided
outguides
outguiding
outgun
outgunned
outgunning
outguns

Literary usage of Outgrowths

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1. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society by Cambridge Philosophical Society (1900)
"Of these five, the three lower had outgrowths only on the under side, and the two upper ... Of the remaining three leaves two had slight outgrowths above, ..."

2. Structural Botany: Or Organography on the Basis of Morphology. To which is by Asa Gray (1879)
"Between this and the production by an organ of appendages, or outgrowths of little or no morphological signification, there are manj- gradations; ..."

3. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1903)
"FOLIAR outgrowths FROM THE SURFACE OF THE LEAF OF ARISTOLOCHIA SIPHO. ... 2), from which, on the under surface of the leaf, the outgrowths in question arise ..."

4. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1916)
"... outgrowths from knots, roughened places, or wounds, by undermining the bark and boring into the wood. ..."

5. The Diseases of the prostate: Their Pathology and Treatment; Comprising the by Henry Thompson (1868)
"SIMPLE TUMOURS AND outgrowths FROM THE PROSTATE. —In considering both the external characters and the intimate structures of the hypertrophied prostate, ..."

6. Organography of Plants, Especially of the Archegoniata and Spermaphyta by Karl Goebel, Isaac Bayley Balfour (1905)
"... placed alongside of the complex auricles of the Hepaticae are unknown. (b] IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE LEAF. i. By outgrowths of the leaf-surface:— (a) ..."

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