follow Dictionary.com

What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

cystoma

[si-stoh-muh] /sɪˈstoʊ mə/
noun, plural cystomas, cystomata
[si-stoh-muh-tuh] /sɪˈstoʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA).
Pathology
1.
a cystic tumor.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; cyst- + -oma
Related forms
cystomatous
[si-stom-uh-tuh s] /sɪˈstɒm ə təs/ (Show IPA),
adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
cyst omata in Medicine

cystoma cys·to·ma (sĭ-stō'mə)
n. pl. cys·to·mas or cys·to·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A cystic tumor.

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 cystoma

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for cyst

9
9
Scrabble Words With Friends