polyposis

polyposis

[pol-uh-poh-sis]
noun Pathology.
the development of numerous polyps on a hollow internal organ, seen especially in the intestinal tract.

Origin:
1910–15; polyp + -osis

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polyposis pol·yp·o·sis (pŏl'ə-pō'sĭs)
n.
The presence of several polyps.

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