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Etymology

From Old French tumour < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] tumor (swelling). English usage attested since the 16th century.

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Noun

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tumor

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  1. (oncology, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An abnormal growth; differential diagnosis includes abscess, metaplasia, and neoplasia.

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Latin

Etymology

From the verb tumere (to bulge, to swell).

Noun

tumor [[Category:Template:lang:la nouns|tumor]]

  1. The state of being swollen.
  2. A swelling.

Spanish

Noun

tumor m. (plural tumores)

Singular
tumor m.

Plural
tumores m.

  1. tumor

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