chondroma

[kon-droh-muh]
noun, plural chondromas, chondromata [kon-droh-muh-tuh] . Pathology.
a benign cartilaginous tumor or growth.

Origin:
chondr- + -oma

chondromatous, adjective
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chondroma (kɒnˈdrəʊmə)
 
n , pl -mas, -mata
pathol a benign cartilaginous growth or neoplasm
 
chon'dromatous
 
adj

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chondroma chon·dro·ma (kŏn-drō'mə)
n. pl. chon·dro·mas or chon·dro·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign neoplasm derived from mesodermal cells that form cartilage.

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The benign tumors are called chondroma, the malignant ones chondrosarcoma.
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