from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A tumor in striated muscle fibers.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A myoma consisting of striated muscular fibers.
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- noun pathology A
non- cancerous tumorof skeletal muscle.
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- noun benign rumor of striated muscle
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[Greek rhabdos, rod; see rhabdomancy + myoma.]
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From rhabdo- + myoma.
He had a large rhabdomyoma (a benign skeletal muscle tumor which is not supposed to show up on the throat) pressing on half of his larnyx and also causing an inflamed salivary gland.