osteosarcoma

[os-tee-oh-sahr-koh-muh]
noun, plural os·te·o·sar·co·mas, os·te·o·sar·co·ma·ta [os-tee-oh-sahr-koh-muh-tuh] /ˌɒs ti oʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə tə/. Pathology.
  1. a malignant tumor of the bone.

Origin of osteosarcoma

First recorded in 1800–10; osteo- + sarcoma
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osteosarcoma

[ŏs′tē-ō-sär-kōmə]
n.
  1. A malignant bone tumor.osteogenic sarcoma
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