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concrescence

 [kon-kres´ens]
a growing together of parts originally separate.

con·cres·cence

(kon-kres'ens),
1. Synonym(s): coalescence
2. In dentistry, the union of the roots of two adjacent teeth by cementum.
[see concrement]

concrescence

/con·cres·cence/ (kon-kres´ens)
1. a growing together of parts originally separate.
2. in embryology, the flowing together and piling up of cells.

concrescence

(kən-krĕs′əns)
n.
1. Biology The growing together of related parts, tissues, or cells.
2. The amassing of physical particles.

con·cres′cent adj.

concrescence

[kənkres′əns]
Etymology: L, concrescere to be formed
1 a growing together; a union of parts originally separate.
2 (in embryology) the flowing together and piling up of cells.
3 (in dentistry) the union of the roots of two adjacent teeth by a deposit of excess cementum.
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Concrescence

con·cres·cence

(kŏn-kres'ĕns)
1. Synonym(s): coalescence.
2. dentistry The union of the roots of two adjacent teeth by cementum.

con·cres·cence

(kŏn-kres'ĕns)
In dentistry, the union of the roots of two adjacent teeth by cementum.

concrescence (känkres´əns),

n the union of two teeth after eruption, by the fusion of their cementum surfaces.
Concrescence.

concrescence

a growing together of parts originally separate.
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