polypus

noun
poly·​pus | \ ˈpäl-ə-pəs How to pronounce polypus (audio) \
plural polypi\ -​ˌpī How to pronounce polypi (audio) , -​ˌpē How to pronounce polypi (audio) \ or polypuses

Medical Definition of polypus

: polyp

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