from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A benign or malignant tumor derived from epithelium.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any tumor that originates in the epithelium

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A malignant growth containing epithelial cells; -- called also epithelial cancer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, carcinoma of the skin or mucous membrane.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a malignant tumor of the epithelial tissue


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