ameloblastoma

noun
am·​e·​lo·​blas·​to·​ma | \ ˌam-ə-lō-bla-ˈstō-mə How to pronounce ameloblastoma (audio) \
plural ameloblastomas also ameloblastomata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce ameloblastomata (audio) \

Medical Definition of ameloblastoma

: a tumor of the jaw derived from remnants of the embryonic rudiment of tooth enamel

called also adamantinoma

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“Ameloblastoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ameloblastoma. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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