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Meaning of LIPOMA

Pronunciation:  li'powmu

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a tumor consisting of fatty tissue
 

LIPOMA is a 6 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: adipose tumor
 
 See Also: neoplasm, tumor, tumour

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Li*po"ma\ (l[i^]*p[=o]"m[.a]), n. [NL., from Gr. li`pos
fat + -oma.] (Med.)
A tumor consisting of fat or adipose tissue. --
{Li*pom"a*tous} (-p[o^]m"[.a]*t[u^]s), a.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: A benign tumour of fatty tissue, of cosmetic importance or nuisance value only.
 

 

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