epulis

noun
epu·​lis | \ ə-ˈpyü-ləs How to pronounce epulis (audio) \
plural epulides\ -​lə-​ˌdēz How to pronounce epulis (audio) \

Medical Definition of epulis

: a tumor or tumorous growth of the gum

Other Words from epulis

epuloid \ ˈep-​yə-​ˌlȯid How to pronounce epulis (audio) \ or epuloidal \ ˌep-​yə-​ˈlȯid-​ᵊl How to pronounce epulis (audio) \ adjective

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“Epulis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epulis. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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