epithelioma

noun ep·i·the·li·o·ma \ ˌe-pə-ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə \

Definition of epithelioma

plural epitheliomas also epitheliomata play \ˌe-pə-ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə-tə\
: a tumor derived from epithelial tissue

epitheliomatous

play \ˌe-pə-ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə-təs\ adjective

First Known Use of epithelioma

1872

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epithelioma

noun ep·i·the·li·o·ma \ -ˌthē-lē-ˈō-mə \

medical Definition of epithelioma

plural epitheliomas also epitheliomata play \-mət-ə\
: a benign or malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue

epitheliomatous

play \-mət-əs\ adjective

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