Definition of ingrowing in English:

ingrowing

Line breaks: in|grow|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈɪngrəʊɪŋ
 
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adjective

  • Growing inwards or within something, especially (of a toenail) growing abnormally so as to press into the flesh.
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    • Foot pain was associated with corns, ingrowing toenails, big toe deformities, hammer toes, obesity, and ankle swelling.
    • You won't find many personal accounts of the agonies of backache or ingrowing toenails.
    • My great aunt used to suffer from ingrowing toenails.

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