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myoma

[ mahy-oh-muh ]
/ ma瑟藞o蕣 m蓹 /
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noun, plural my路o路mas, my路o路ma路ta [mahy-oh-muh-tuh]. /ma瑟藞o蕣 m蓹 t蓹/. Pathology.
a tumor composed of muscular tissue.
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Origin of myoma

First recorded in 1870鈥75; my- + -oma

OTHER WORDS FROM myoma

my路om路a路tous [mahy-om-uh-tuhs, -oh-muh-], /ma瑟藞蓲m 蓹 t蓹s, -藞o蕣 m蓹-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for myoma

myoma
/ (ma瑟藞蓹蕣m蓹) /

noun plural -mas or -mata (-m蓹t蓹)
a benign tumour composed of muscle tissue

Derived forms of myoma

myomatous, adjective
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Medical definitions for myoma

myoma
[ m墨-艒m蓹 ]

n. pl. my鈥鈥as
A benign tumor of muscular tissue.

Other words from myoma

my鈥ma鈥ous (-艒m蓹-t蓹s, -艔m蓹-) adj.
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