Excrescential
Excrescential Ex`cres*cen"tiala. Pertaining to, or resembling, an excrescence. [R.] --Hawthorne. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • excrescential — ex·cres·cen·tial …   English syllables

  • excrescential — |ekskrə|senchəl, |ek(ˌ)skre| adjective Etymology: Latin excrescentia + English al : relating to or being an excrescence …   Useful english dictionary

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