polyposis

[ pol-uh-poh-sis ]

nounPathology.
  1. the development of numerous polyps on a hollow internal organ, seen especially in the intestinal tract.

Origin of polyposis

1
First recorded in 1910–15; polyp + -osis

Words Nearby polyposis

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