the process of cell growth caused by the increase of cell volume prior to cell division
Origin of auxesisModern Latin from Classical Greek aux?sis, growth from auxein, to increase: see wax
Growth resulting from increase in cell size without cell division.
Origin of auxesisGreek auxēsis growth from auxanein auxē- to grow ; see aug- in Indo-European roots.
From Ancient Greek αὐξάνειν (auxanein, “to grow”).