carcinomatosis

noun
car·​ci·​no·​ma·​to·​sis | \ ˌkär-sə-ˌnō-mə-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce carcinomatosis (audio) \

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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The first known use of carcinomatosis was in 1903

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carcinomatosis

noun
car·​ci·​no·​ma·​to·​sis | \ -ˌō-mə-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce carcinomatosis (audio) \
plural carcinomatoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce carcinomatoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of carcinomatosis

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

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