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myoma

[mahy-oh-muh] /maɪˈoʊ mə/
noun, plural myomas, myomata
[mahy-oh-muh-tuh] /maɪˈoʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA).
Pathology
1.
a tumor composed of muscular tissue.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; my- + -oma
Related forms
myomatous
[mahy-om-uh-tuh s, -oh-muh-] /maɪˈɒm ə təs, -ˈoʊ mə-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for myomatous

myoma

/maɪˈəʊmə/
noun (pl) -mas, -mata (-mətə)
1.
a benign tumour composed of muscle tissue
Derived Forms
myomatous, adjective
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myomatous in Medicine

myoma my·o·ma (mī-ō'mə)
n. pl. my·o·mas or my·o·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign tumor of muscular tissue.


my·o'ma·tous (-ō'mə-təs, -ŏm'ə-) adj.
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