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polypoid

[ pol-uh-poid ]
/ ˈpɒl əˌpɔɪd /
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adjective Pathology.
resembling a polyp.
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Origin of polypoid

First recorded in 1835–45; polyp + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for polypoid

polypoid
/ (ˈpɒlɪˌpɔɪd) /

adjective
of, relating to, or resembling a polyp
(of a coelenterate) having the body in the form of a polyp
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Medical definitions for polypoid

polypoid
[ pŏlə-poid′ ]

adj.
Resembling a polyp.
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