Medical Dictionary


noun leu·ko·pla·kia

Medical Definition of LEUKOPLAKIA

:  a condition commonly considered precancerous in which thickened white patches of epithelium occur on the mucous membranes especially of the mouth, vulva, and renal pelvis; also :  a lesion or lesioned area of leukoplakia
leu·ko·pla·kic or chiefly British leu·co·pla·kic \-ˈplā-kik\ adjective


leu·ko·pla·kia or chiefly British leu·co·pla·kia \ˌlü-kō-ˈplā-kē-ə\
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears