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adenoma

[ ad-n-oh-muh ]
/ 藢忙d n藞o蕣 m蓹 /
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noun, plural ad路e路no路mas, ad路e路no路ma路ta [ad-n-oh-muh-tuh]. /藢忙d n藞o蕣 m蓹 t蓹/. Pathology.
a benign tumor originating in a secretory gland.
a benign tumor of glandlike structure.
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Origin of adenoma

From New Latin, dating back to 1865鈥70; see origin at aden-, -oma

OTHER WORDS FROM adenoma

ad路e路nom路a路tous [ad-n-om-uh-tuhs, -oh-muh-], /藢忙d n藞蓲m 蓹 t蓹s, -藞o蕣 m蓹-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for adenoma

adenoma
/ (藢忙d瑟藞n蓹蕣m蓹) /

noun plural -mas or -mata (-m蓹t蓹)
a tumour, usually benign, occurring in glandular tissue
a tumour having a glandlike structure
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