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histoid

[ his-toid ]
/ ˈhɪs tɔɪd /
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adjective
Pathology. resembling normal tissue in structure.
similar to or derived from one kind of tissue.
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Also histioid.

Origin of histoid

First recorded in 1870–75; hist- + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for histoid

histoid
/ (ˈhɪstɔɪd) /

adjective
resembling normal tissue
composed of one kind of tissue
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Medical definitions for histoid

histoid
[ hĭstoid′ ]

adj.
Resembling the structure of one of the tissues of the body. Used of the histologic structure of a tumor.
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