growth phase
one of the stages in the growth of a neoplasm, such as the radial growth phase and vertical growth phase.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • exponential growth phase — exponential growth phase. См. экспоненциальная фаза роста. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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