noun, plural con·dy·lo·mas, con·dy·lo·ma·ta [kon-dl-oh-muh-tuh] /ˌkɒn dlˈoʊ mə tə/. Pathology.
  1. a wartlike growth on the skin, usually in the region of the anus or genitals.

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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for condylomata

Historical Examples of 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


noun plural -mas or -mata (-mətə)
  1. 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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condylomata in Medicine


n. pl. con•dy•lo•mas
  1. 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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