encephalomata

encephaloma

[en-sef-uh-loh-muh]
noun, plural encephalomas, encephalomata [en-sef-uh-loh-muh-tuh] . Pathology.
1.
a brain tumor.
2.
hernia of the brain.

Origin:
encephal- + -oma

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encephaloma (ˌɛnsɛfəˈləʊmə)
 
n , pl -mas, -mata
a brain tumour

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encephaloma en·ceph·a·lo·ma (ěn-sěf'ə-lō'mə)
n. pl. en·ceph·a·lo·mas or en·ceph·a·lo·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A tumor or swelling of the brain. Also called cerebroma.

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