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epithelioma

[ ep-uh-thee-lee-oh-muh ]
/ 藢蓻p 蓹藢胃i li藞o蕣 m蓹 /
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noun, plural ep路i路the路li路o路mas, ep路i路the路li路o路ma路ta [ep-uh-thee-lee-oh-muh-tuh]. /藢蓻p 蓹藢胃i li藞o蕣 m蓹 t蓹/. Pathology.
a growth or tumor consisting chiefly of epithelial cells.
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Origin of epithelioma

First recorded in 1870鈥75; epitheli(um) + -oma

OTHER WORDS FROM epithelioma

ep路i路the路li路om路a路tous [ep-uh-thee-lee-om-uh-tuhs, -oh-muh-], /藢蓻p 蓹藢胃i li藞蓲m 蓹 t蓹s, -藞o蕣 m蓹-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for epithelioma

epithelioma
/ (藢蓻p瑟藢胃i藧l瑟藞蓹蕣m蓹) /

noun plural -mas or -mata (-m蓹t蓹)
pathol a malignant tumour of epithelial tissue

Derived forms of epithelioma

epitheliomatous (藢蓻p瑟藢胃i藧l瑟藞蓲m蓹t蓹s), adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for epithelioma

epithelioma
[ 臅p鈥采-th膿鈥瞝膿-艒m蓹 ]

n. pl. ep鈥鈥he鈥i鈥鈥as
A benign or malignant tumor derived from epithelium.
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