Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

epithelioma

play
noun ep·i·the·li·o·ma \-ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə\

Definition of epithelioma

plural ep·i·the·li·o·mas also ep·i·the·li·o·ma·ta play \-mə-tə\

  1. :  a tumor derived from epithelial tissue

ep·i·the·li·o·ma·tous play \-mə-təs\ adjective


1872

First Known Use of epithelioma

1872


Medical Dictionary

epithelioma

play
noun ep·i·the·li·o·ma \-ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə\

Medical Definition of epithelioma

plural ep·i·the·li·o·mas also ep·i·the·li·o·ma·ta \-mət-ə\play

  1. :  a benign or malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue

  2. ep·i·the·li·o·ma·tous \-mət-əs\play adjective




Learn More about epithelioma


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up epithelioma? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 14, 2016

to hug and kiss another person

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

16.96 pounds 2.2 pounds 100 pounds 196.5 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ