accretio

accretio

(ă-krē′sh(ē-)ō) [L. growth]
Adhesion of parts normally separate from each other.

accretio cordis

(kor′dĭs)
The extension of fibrous bands from the external pericardium to surrounding structures, resulting in angulation and torsion of the heart.
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Pero tampoco puede ser pensado sin la accumulare, accretio y el progressus.