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  • adj. of or relating to a neoplasm, neoplasty or neoplasia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to neoplasty, or neoplasia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or of the nature of a neoplasm; newly formed.
  • Relating to or consisting in neoplasty.

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  • adj. of or related to or having the properties of a neoplasm


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  • If you want a bit of knowledge specific to your life, modern anti-neoplastic agents can be extremely difficult to synthesize.

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