encephaloma

[en-sef-uh-loh-muh]
noun, plural en·ceph·a·lo·mas, en·ceph·a·lo·ma·ta [en-sef-uh-loh-muh-tuh] /ɛnˌsɛf əˈloʊ mə tə/. Pathology.
  1. a brain tumor.
  2. hernia of the brain.

Origin of encephaloma

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British Dictionary definitions for encephaloma

encephaloma

noun plural -mas or -mata (-mətə)
  1. a brain tumour
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encephaloma in Medicine

encephaloma

[ĕn-sĕf′ə-lōmə]
n. pl. en•ceph•a•lo•mas
  1. A tumor or swelling of the brain.cerebroma
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