Medical Dictionary


noun chor·do·ma \kr-ˈdō-mə\
plural chor·do·mas also chor·do·ma·ta \-mət-ə\

Medical Definition of CHORDOMA

:  a malignant tumor that is derived from remnants of the embryonic notochord and occurs along the spine attacking especially the bones at the base of the skull or near the coccyx
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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