neoplasia


neo·pla·sia

noun \ˌnē-ə-ˈplā-zh(ē-)ə\

Definition of NEOPLASIA

1
:  the formation of tumors
2
:  a tumorous condition

Origin of NEOPLASIA

New Latin
First Known Use: 1871

Rhymes with NEOPLASIA

neo·pla·sia

noun \ˌnē-ə-ˈplā-zh(ē-)ə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NEOPLASIA

1
: the process of tumor formation
2
: a tumorous condition of the body

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