angioma

noun
an·gi·o·ma | \ˌan-jē-ˈō-mə \
plural angiomas also angiomata\-mə-tə \

Definition of angioma 

: a tumor composed chiefly of blood vessels or lymph vessels

Other Words from angioma

angiomatous \-mə-təs \ adjective

First Known Use of angioma

1858, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for angioma

New Latin

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angioma

noun
an·gi·o·ma | \ˌan-jē-ˈō-mə \
plural angiomas also angiomata\-mət-ə \

Medical Definition of angioma 

: a tumor (as a hemangioma or lymphangioma) composed chiefly of blood vessels or lymphatic vessels

Other Words from angioma

angiomatous \-mət-əs \ adjective

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