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angioma

[ an-jee-oh-muh ]
/ 藢忙n d蕭i藞o蕣 m蓹 /
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noun, plural an路gi路o路mas, an路gi路o路ma路ta [an-jee-oh-muh-tuh]. /藢忙n d蕭i藞o蕣 m蓹 t蓹/. Pathology.
a benign tumor consisting chiefly of dilated or newly formed blood vessels (hemangioma ) or lymph vessels (lymphangioma ).
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Origin of angioma

First recorded in 1870鈥75; angi- + -oma

OTHER WORDS FROM angioma

an路gi路om路a路tous [an-jee-om-uh-tuhs, -oh-muh-], /藢忙n d蕭i藞蓲m 蓹 t蓹s, -藞o蕣 m蓹-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for angioma

angioma
/ (藢忙nd蕭瑟藞蓹蕣m蓹) /

noun plural -mas or -mata (-m蓹t蓹)
a tumour consisting of a mass of blood vessels (haemangioma) or a mass of lymphatic vessels (lymphangioma)

Derived forms of angioma

angiomatous, adjective
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Medical definitions for angioma

angioma
[ 膬n鈥瞛膿-艒m蓹 ]

n. pl. an鈥i鈥鈥as
A tumor composed chiefly of lymphatic vessels or blood vessels.
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