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1. overgrowth

noun. ['ˈoʊvɝgroʊθ'] excessive size; usually caused by excessive secretion of growth hormone from the pituitary gland.

Synonyms

  • giantism
  • gigantism
  • hyperpituitarism

Etymology

  • growth (English)
  • -th (English)
  • over- (English)
  • over- (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Overgrowth

  • entregrowth

Sentences with overgrowth


1. Noun, singular or mass
Internal candida overgrowth is known to cause an overproduction of this fungus on the skin as well.

2. overgrowth

noun. ['ˈoʊvɝgroʊθ'] a profusion of growth on or over something else.

Synonyms

  • richness
  • profusion
  • cornucopia

Antonyms

  • poverty
  • fruitlessness
  • littleness
  • smallness

Etymology

  • growth (English)
  • -th (English)
  • over- (English)
  • over- (Middle English (1100-1500))
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