connective tumor

n.

A tumor formed from connective tissue, such as an osteoma, fibroma, or sarcoma.

Nearby words

  1. connecting rod,
  2. connection,
  3. connectionism,
  4. connective,
  5. connective tissue,
  6. connective-tissue disease,
  7. connectively,
  8. connectivity,
  9. connector,
  10. connell


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