neoformative

neoformation

[nee-oh-fawr-mey-shuhn]
noun Pathology.
a new and abnormal growth of tissue; tumor; neoplasm.

Origin:
neo- + formation

neoformative [nee-oh-fawr-muh-tiv] , adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To neoformative
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: neoformation
Next Definition: neofreudian
Words Near: neoformative
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for neoformative
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing neoformative
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature