organoid tumor

n.

A tumor that is glandular in origin and that contains epithelium, connective tissue, and other tissue structures that give it a complex structure similar to an organ.

Nearby words

  1. organogenetic,
  2. organogram,
  3. organographic,
  4. organography,
  5. organoid,
  6. organoleptic,
  7. organology,
  8. organoma,
  9. organomagnesium,
  10. organomegaly


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