nodular

adjective
nod·u·lar | \ˈnä-jə-lər \

Definition of nodular 

: of, relating to, characterized by, or occurring in the form of nodules nodular lesions

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Two years ago, Clemson pitcher Clate Schmidt was diagnosed with nodular sclerosing Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Pete Iacobelli, The Seattle Times, "Baseball family: Schmidts battle through cancer, Tommy John," 18 May 2017

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1794, in the meaning defined above

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nodular

adjective
nod·u·lar | \ˈnäj-ə-lər \

Medical Definition of nodular 

: of, relating to, characterized by, or occurring in the form of nodules nodular lesions nodular melanoma

Other Words from nodular

nodularity \ˌnäj-ə-ˈlar-ət-ē \ noun plural -ties

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