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osteosarcoma

[ os-tee-oh-sahr-koh-muh ]
/ ˌɒs ti oʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə /
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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.

a malignant tumor of the bone.

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Origin of osteosarcoma

First recorded in 1800–10; osteo- + sarcoma
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How to use osteosarcoma in a sentence

Medical definitions for osteosarcoma

osteosarcoma
[ ŏs′tē-ō-sär-kōmə ]

n.

A malignant bone tumor.osteogenic sarcoma
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