condyloma

[ kon-dl-oh-muh ]
/ ˌkɒn dlˈoʊ mə /
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noun, plural con·dy·lo·mas, con·dy·lo·ma·ta [kon-dl-oh-muh-tuh] /ˌkɒn dlˈoʊ mə tə/. Pathology.

a wartlike growth on the skin, usually in the region of the anus or genitals.

Nearby words

  1. condylarthrosis,
  2. condyle,
  3. condylectomy,
  4. condyloid,
  5. condyloid canal,
  6. condyloma acuminatum,
  7. condyloma latum,
  8. condylotomy,
  9. condylus,
  10. condé

Origin of condyloma

1650–60; < New Latin, Latin < Greek kondýlōma. See condyle, -oma

Related formscon·dy·lom·a·tous [kon-dl-om-uh-tuh s, -dl-oh-muh-] /ˌkɒn dlˈɒm ə təs, -dlˈoʊ mə-/, adjective

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Examples from the Web for condylomata

  • It is readily found in the mucous patches and condylomata of the secondary period.

    Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles


British Dictionary definitions for condylomata

condyloma

/ (ˌkɒndɪˈləʊmə) /

noun plural -mas or -mata (-mətə)

a skin tumour near the anus or genital organs, esp as a result of syphilis
Derived Formscondylomatous (ˌkɒndɪˈlɒmətəs, -ˈləʊ-), adjective

Word Origin for condyloma

C17: from New Latin, from Greek kondulōma, from kondulos condyle + -oma

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Medicine definitions for condylomata

condyloma

[ kŏn′dl-ōmə ]

n. pl. con•dy•lo•mas

A wartlike growth on the skin or mucous membrane, usually in the area of the anus or external genitalia.
Related formscon′dy•loma•tous (-mə-təs) adj.


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