follow Dictionary.com

Why is the ninth month called September?

carcinosarcoma

[kahr-suh-noh-sahr-koh-muh] /ˌkɑr sə noʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə/
noun, plural carcinosarcomas, carcinosarcomata
[kahr-suh-noh-sahr-koh-muh-tuh] /ˌkɑr sə noʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA).
Pathology
1.
a malignant tumor composed of both carcinomatous and sarcomatous elements.
Also called sarcocarcinoma.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; < Neo-Latin; see carcino-, sarcoma
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
carcinosarcoma in Medicine

carcinosarcoma car·ci·no·sar·co·ma (kär'sə-nō-sär-kō'mə)
n.
A malignant neoplasm that contains elements of carcinoma and sarcoma. Also called sarcocarcinoma.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for carcinosarcoma

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for carcinosarcoma

22
0
Scrabble Words With Friends