from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A usually malignant tumor of mesothelial tissue, especially that of the pleura or peritoneum.
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- n. An uncommon malignant tumour of the mesothelium, usually of the lungs after exposure to asbestos.
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- n. a form of carcinoma of the mesothelium lining lungs or abdomen or heart; usually associated with exposure to asbestos dust
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