concrescence definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Classical Latin concrescentia ; from concrescere, to grow together ; from com-, together plush crescere, to grow: see crescent
concrescence definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Biology The growing together of related parts, tissues, or cells.
- The amassing of physical particles.
Origin: Latin concrēscentia, from concrēscēns, concrēscent-, present participle of concrēscere, to grow together; see concrete.
- con·cresˈcent adjective
concrescence - Medical Definition