astrocytoma

noun as·tro·cy·to·ma \ ˌas-trə-sī-ˈtō-mə \

Definition of astrocytoma

plural astrocytomas also astrocytomata play \ˌas-trə-sī-ˈtō-mə-tə\
: a nerve-tissue tumor composed of astrocytes

Origin and Etymology of astrocytoma

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Medical Dictionary

astrocytoma

noun as·tro·cy·to·ma \ ˌas-trə-sī-ˈtō-mə \

medical Definition of astrocytoma

plural astrocytomas also astrocytomata play \-mət-ə\
: a nerve-tissue tumor composed of astrocytes

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