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An inherited syndrome characterized by development of multiple tumors, including osteomas of the skull, epidermoid cysts, and fibromas before age 10 and of multiple polyposis predisposing to colon cancer.
What’s The #’s Real Name?A hash has referred to stripes on military jackets since as early as 1910. But, in the 1980s, people started using hash to refer to the # symbol.
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