noun, plural fibromas, fibromata [fahy-broh-muh-tuh] . Pathology.
a tumor consisting essentially of fibrous tissue.

1840–50; fibr- + -oma

fibromatous [fahy-brom-uh-tuhs] , adjective Unabridged
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fibroma (faɪˈbrəʊmə)
n , pl -mata, -mas
a benign tumour derived from fibrous connective tissue

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fibroma fi·bro·ma (fī-brō'mə)
n. pl. fi·bro·mas or fi·bro·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign neoplasm composed of fibrous connective tissue.

fi·brom'a·tous (-brŏm'ə-təs, -brō'mə-) adj.
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