acanthoma

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acanthoma ac·an·tho·ma (āk'ān-thō'mə, āk'ən-)
n. pl. ac·an·tho·mas or ac·an·tho·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A tumor composed of epidermal squamous cells.

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acanthoma

noun
a neoplasm originating in the epidermis 
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