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polyposis

[ pol-uh-poh-sis ]
/ ˌpɒl əˈpoʊ sɪs /
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noun Pathology.
the development of numerous polyps on a hollow internal organ, seen especially in the intestinal tract.
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Origin of polyposis

First recorded in 1910–15; polyp + -osis
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Medical definitions for polyposis

polyposis
[ pŏl′ə-pōsĭs ]

n.
The presence of several polyps.
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