Neoplasm meaning

nēə-plăzəm
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An abnormal new growth of tissue in animals or plants; a tumor.
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An abnormal growth of tissue, as a tumor.
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An abnormal new growth of tissue in animals or plants; a tumor.
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An abnormal growth of tissue in animals or plants. Neoplasms can be benign or malignant.
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(pathology, oncology) An abnormal new growth of disorganized tissue in animals or plants.
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Origin of neoplasm

  • From neo- + Ancient Greek πλάσμα (plasma, “formation").

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