from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A mass of inflamed granulation tissue, usually associated with ulcerated infections.
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- n. a tumor consisting of a mass of granular tissue that sometimes results from infection or injury
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, a growth resembling granulative tissue, produced in certain infectious diseases, as in tuberculosis, syphilis, or leprosy.
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- n. a tumor composed of granulation tissue resulting from injury or inflammation or infection
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