psammoma

noun
psam·​mo·​ma | \ sa-ˈmō-mə How to pronounce psammoma (audio) \
plural psammomas also psammomata\ -​mət-​ə How to pronounce psammoma (audio) \

Medical Definition of psammoma

: a hard fibrous tumor of the meninges of the brain and spinal cord containing calcareous matter

Other Words from psammoma

psammomatous \ sa-​ˈmō-​mət-​əs How to pronounce psammoma (audio) , -​ˈmä-​ How to pronounce psammoma (audio) \ adjective

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“Psammoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/psammoma. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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