chondroma

noun
chon·​dro·​ma | \ kän-ˈdrō-mə How to pronounce chondroma (audio) \
plural chondromas also chondromata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce chondromata (audio) \

Medical Definition of chondroma

: a benign tumor containing the structural elements of cartilage — compare chondrosarcoma

Other Words from chondroma

chondromatous \ (ˈ)kän-​ˈdräm-​ət-​əs How to pronounce chondromatous (audio) , -​ˈdrōm-​ How to pronounce chondromatous (audio) \ adjective

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“Chondroma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chondroma. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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