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melon–seed body

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noun mel·on–seed body \ˈmel-ən-ˌsēd-\

Medical Definition of melon–seed body

  1. :  a white or brownish oval mass of fibrous synovial tissue that sometimes occurs loose in numbers in the cavity of inflamed joints


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