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polyp

noun

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as in cancer, carcinoma

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The first known use of polyp was in 1742

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“Polyp.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/polyp. Accessed 5 Apr. 2020.

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