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hepatoma

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noun hep·a·to·ma \ˌhe-pə-ˈtō-mə\

Definition of hepatoma

plural hep·a·to·mas also hep·a·to·ma·taplay play \-mə-tə\

  1. :  a usually malignant tumor of the liver



Origin of hepatoma

New Latin


First Known Use: 1905


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hepatoma

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noun hep·a·to·ma \ˌhep-ə-ˈtō-mə\

Medical Definition of hepatoma

plural hep·a·to·mas also hep·a·to·ma·ta \-mət-ə\play

  1. :  a usually malignant tumor of the liver

  2. hep·a·to·ma·tous \-mət-əs\play adjective




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