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noun (pl) -mas, -mata (-mətə)
(pathol) a tumour or gumma caused by infection with syphilis
Word Origin
C19: from syphilis + -oma, as in sarcoma
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syphiloma in Medicine

syphiloma syph·i·lo·ma (sĭf'ə-lō'mə)
n. pl. syph·i·lo·mas or syph·i·lo·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
See gumma.

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