carcinomatosis

noun
car·ci·no·ma·to·sis | \-ˌnō-mə-ˈtō-səs \

Definition of carcinomatosis 

: a condition in which multiple carcinomas develop simultaneously usually after dissemination from a primary source

First Known Use of carcinomatosis

1903, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carcinomatosis

New Latin, from Latin carcinomat-, carcinoma

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carcinomatosis

noun
car·ci·no·ma·to·sis | \-ˌō-mə-ˈtō-səs \
plural carcinomatoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of carcinomatosis 

: a condition in which multiple carcinomas develop simultaneously usually after dissemination from a primary source

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