melanoma

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melano- +‎ -oma

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melanoma (plural melanomas or melanomata)

  1. (oncology, medicine) A dark-pigmented, usually malignant tumor arising from a melanocyte and occurring most commonly in the skin.

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  • black cancer (see A Comprehensive Medical Dictionary citation from 1880)
  • (variant) Melanome (see The Washington Post citation from 1904)

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AsturianEdit

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melanoma f (plural melanomes)

  1. melanoma (type of skin tumor)

CatalanEdit

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melanoma m (plural melanomes)

  1. (oncology) melanoma

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melanoma m (plural melanomi)

  1. (oncology) melanoma

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PortugueseEdit

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melanoma m (plural melanomas)

  1. (oncology) melanoma (type of skin tumour)

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melanoma m (plural melanomas)

  1. melanoma

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