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polyposis

[pol-uh-poh-sis] /ˌpɒl əˈpoʊ sɪs/
noun, Pathology.
1.
the development of numerous polyps on a hollow internal organ, seen especially in the intestinal tract.
Origin of polyposis
1910-1915
First recorded in 1910-15; polyp + -osis
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polyposis in Medicine

polyposis pol·yp·o·sis (pŏl'ə-pō'sĭs)
n.
The presence of several polyps.

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