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fibroma

[fahy-broh-muh]
noun, plural fi·bro·mas, fi·bro·ma·ta [fahy-broh-muh-tuh] /faɪˈbroʊ mə tə/. Pathology.
  1. a tumor consisting essentially of fibrous tissue.
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Origin of fibroma

First recorded in 1840–50; fibr- + -oma
Related formsfi·brom·a·tous [fahy-brom-uh-tuh s] /faɪˈbrɒm ə təs/, adjective
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fibroma

noun plural -mata (-mətə) or -mas
  1. a benign tumour derived from fibrous connective tissue
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Derived Formsfibromatous (faɪˈbrɒmətəs), adjective
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fibroma in Medicine

fibroma

(fī-brōmə)
n. pl. fi•bro•mas
  1. A benign neoplasm composed of fibrous connective tissue.
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Related formsfi•broma•tous (-brŏmə-təs, -brōmə-) adj.
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