Antonyms of OUTGROWTH

Examples of usage:

  1. Much of the economic and political legislation enacted after 1896, and many of the practices and standards which were adopted by leaders in economic and political life were an outgrowth of the new conditions. "The United States Since The Civil War" by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  2. The practical reader should be told that the city of Norwich is the outgrowth and was of yore the landing of Norwich town, two miles above it. "Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast" by Samuel Adams Drake
  3. That the recent rebellion, aiming its blows at the Government, bought by the blood of Revolutionary patriots, was the outgrowth of the institution of Slavery. "Thirty Years in the Itinerancy" by Wesson Gage Miller
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