haemangioma

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haemangioma or esp (US) hemangioma (hɪˌmændʒɪˈəʊmə)
 
n , pl -mas, -mata
See strawberry mark a nonmalignant tumour of blood vessels, esp affecting those of the skin
 
[from haem(o)- + angi(o)- + -oma]
 
hemangioma or esp (US) hemangioma (hɪˌmændʒɪˈəʊmə, -mətə)
 
n
 
[from haem(o)- + angi(o)- + -oma]

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