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chondroma

[ kon-droh-muh ]
/ kɒnˈdroʊ mə /
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noun, plural chon·dro·mas, chon·dro·ma·ta [kon-droh-muh-tuh]. /kɒnˈdroʊ mə tə/. Pathology.

a benign cartilaginous tumor or growth.

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Origin of chondroma

OTHER WORDS FROM chondroma

chon·dro·ma·tous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for chondroma

chondroma
/ (kɒnˈdrəʊmə) /

noun plural -mas or -mata (-mətə)

pathol a benign cartilaginous growth or neoplasm

Derived forms of chondroma

chondromatous, adjective
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Medical definitions for chondroma

chondroma
[ kŏn-drōmə ]

n. pl. chon•dro•mas

A benign neoplasm derived from mesodermal cells that form cartilage.
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