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mazopathia

[ mey-zoh-path-ee-uh ]
/ ˌmeɪ zoʊˈpæθ i ə /
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noun Pathology.
any disease of the placenta.
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Also mazopathy.

Origin of mazopathia

1855–60; <New Latin maz(a) placenta (<Greek mâza lump, mass) + -o- + -pathia-pathy

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