Definitions for outgrowthˈaʊtˌgroʊθ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a natural development or result.
an additional, supplementary result.
Origin of outgrowth:
outgrowth, branch, offshoot, offset(noun)
a natural consequence of development
emergence, outgrowth, growth(noun)
the gradual beginning or coming forth
"figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece"
process, outgrowth, appendage(noun)
a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant
"a bony process"
Anything that grows out of something else.