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epithelioid

[ ep-uh-thee-lee-oid ]
/ ˌɛp əˈθi liˌɔɪd /
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adjective

resembling epithelium.

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Origin of epithelioid

First recorded in 1875–80; epitheli(um) + -oid
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Medical definitions for epithelioid

epithelioid
[ ĕp′ə-thēlē-oid′ ]

adj.

Of or resembling epithelium.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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