Definición de ingravescent en inglés:

ingravescent

Silabificación: in·gra·ves·cent
Pronunciación: /ˌinɡrəˈves(ə)nt
 
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adjetivo

Medicine, rare
(Of a condition or symptom) gradually increasing in severity.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Radiation-induced arteriopathy is an ingravescent chronic lesion involving a myointimal hyperplasia and a remarkable fibrosis of the arterial outer layers.
  • The diagnosis of Crohn's disease makes surgery mandatory in any form of the disease, because it is ingravescent.

Origen

early 19th century: from Latin ingravescent- 'growing heavy or worse', from the verb ingravescere (based on gravis 'heavy').

Derivativos

ingravescence

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It is known that thus produced PGD2 causes bronchoconstriction and vasodilation and involves in ingravescence of allergies.
  • We formed a medical examination squad to achieve the early detection and prevention of the ingravescence of chronic disease.

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adjective
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