adenoacanthoma

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adenoacanthoma ad·e·no·ac·an·tho·ma (ād'n-ō-āk'ān-thō'mə)
n.
A malignant neoplasm consisting chiefly of usually well differentiated glandular epithelium with foci of metaplasia to squamous neoplastic cells. Also called adenoid squamous cell carcinoma.

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