epithelioma

noun
ep·​i·​the·​li·​o·​ma | \ ˌe-pə-ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə How to pronounce epithelioma (audio) \
plural epitheliomas also epitheliomata\ ˌe-​pə-​ˌthē-​lē-​ˈō-​mə-​tə How to pronounce epitheliomata (audio) \

Definition of epithelioma

: a tumor derived from epithelial tissue

Other Words from epithelioma

epitheliomatous \ ˌe-​pə-​ˌthē-​lē-​ˈō-​mə-​təs How to pronounce epitheliomatous (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of epithelioma

1872, in the meaning defined above

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“Epithelioma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epithelioma. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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epithelioma

noun
ep·​i·​the·​li·​o·​ma | \ -ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə How to pronounce epithelioma (audio) \
plural epitheliomas also epitheliomata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce epitheliomata (audio) \

Medical Definition of epithelioma

: a benign or malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue

Other Words from epithelioma

epitheliomatous \ -​mət-​əs How to pronounce epitheliomatous (audio) \ adjective

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