exophytic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

exophyte +‎ -ic

Adjective[edit]

exophytic (not comparable)

  1. (pathology) In pathology, pertaining to growth of a tumor outward.
  2. The proliferating on the exterior or surface epithelium of an organ or other structure in which the growth originated.

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