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haemangioma

esp US hemangioma

/ (hɪˌmændʒɪˈəʊmə) /
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noun plural -mas or -mata (-mətə)
a nonmalignant tumour of blood vessels, esp affecting those of the skinSee strawberry mark
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Word Origin for haemangioma

from haem (o) - + angi (o) - + -oma
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