January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1466
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A definition of the term "nevolipoma" is presented. Nevolipoma also refers to nevus lipomatous, a tumor composed of fatty connective tissue. The word is formed from a combination of Greek words "lipos" meaning fat and "oma" meaning tumor. The proper pronunciation and syllabication of the term "nevolipoma" is also indicated.


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