hibernoma

noun
hi·ber·no·ma | \ˌhī-bər-ˈnō-mə \
plural hibernomas also hibernomata\-mət-ə \

Medical Definition of hibernoma 

: a rare benign tumor that contains fat cells and resembles the brown fat of hibernating mammals

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