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sarcoid

[sahr-koid] /ˈsɑr kɔɪd/
noun
1.
a growth resembling a sarcoma.
2.
a lesion of sarcoidosis.
adjective
4.
resembling flesh; fleshy.
5.
resembling a sarcoma.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; sarc- + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for sarcoid

sarcoid

/ˈsɑːkɔɪd/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling flesh
noun
2.
a tumour resembling a sarcoma
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Word Origin and History for sarcoid
adj.

1841, from sarco- + -oid. As a noun from 1875.

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sarcoid in Medicine

sarcoid sar·coid (sär'koid')
adj.
Of or resembling flesh. n.

  1. A tumor resembling a sarcoma.

  2. See sarcoidosis.

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