The definition of a neuroma is a tumor made out of nervous tissue.
An example of a neuroma is a tumor of nerve cells.
pl. -·mas or -·mata
a tumor derived from nervous tissue, or one consisting largely of nerve cells and fibers
Origin of neuromaModL: see neuro- and amp; -oma
nounpl. neu·ro·mas or neu·ro·ma·ta
A tumor composed of nerve tissue.
(plural neuromas or neuromata)
- (pathology) A tumour composed of nerve cells