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polypous

[pol-uh-puh s]
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adjective
  1. polypoid.

Origin of polypous

First recorded in 1740–50; polyp + -ous
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Examples from the Web for polypous

Historical Examples

  • Fibrinous coagula and polypous concretions may be found in the cavities of the heart.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

    United States Department of Agriculture


polypous in Medicine

polypous

([object Object])
adj.
  1. Relating to, resembling, or characterized by the presence of a polyp or polyps.
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