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Related / Similar Words: process, appendage, emergence, growth, branch, offshoot, offset

 

Definition:
  • a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant; "a bony process";
  • the gradual beginning or coming forth; "figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece";
  • a natural consequence of development;

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    Hyponyms: horn, crest, pseudopod, pseudopodium, flagellum, hair, cirrus, spine, aculea, style, villus, tail, fetlock, tentacle, arista, acromion, acromial process, ala, alveolar arch, alveolar ridge, gum ridge, alveolar process, acrosome, caruncle, caruncula, condyle, coronoid process, processus coronoideus, epicondyle, fimbria, apophysis, spicule, spiculum, osteophyte, papilla, appendix, vermiform appendix, vermiform process, cecal appendage, mastoid, mastoid process, mastoid bone, mastoidal, styloid process, pterygoid process, tuberosity, tubercle, eminence, zygomatic process, trochanter, transverse process, odontoid process, metaphysis, olecranon, olecranon process, ridge, excrescence, plant process, enation, rise

     

    Derivational Morphology: originate, arise, rise, develop, uprise, spring up, grow, turn, emerge

     

    Anagrams: throw rug

     

     
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