Medical Dictionary

malignant transformation

noun

Medical Definition of MALIGNANT TRANSFORMATION

:  the transformation that a cell undergoes to become a rapidly dividing tumor-producing cell; also :  the transformation of a mass of cells or a tissue into a rapidly growing tumor <malignant transformation of certain warts>
April 18, 2015
wimple Hear it
to veil, ripple, or meander
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
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