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osteoma

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noun os·te·o·ma \ˌäs-tē-ˈō-mə\

Definition of osteoma

plural

osteomas

also

osteomata

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  1. :  a benign tumor composed of bone tissue



Origin and Etymology of osteoma

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1849


Medical Dictionary

osteoma

play
noun os·te·o·ma \ˌäs-tē-ˈō-mə\

Medical Definition of osteoma

plural

osteomas

also

osteomata

\-mət-ə\play
  1. :  a benign tumor composed of bone tissue




Learn More about osteoma

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of osteoma Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about osteoma


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