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Saltos de línea: mel¦an|oma
Pronunciación: /ˌmɛləˈnəʊmə

Definición de melanoma en inglés:


A tumour of melanin-forming cells, especially a malignant tumour associated with skin cancer: melanomas can appear anywhere on the body [mass noun]: the incidence of melanoma is rising steadily
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • One form of skin cancer, malignant melanoma, can spread to other organs very rapidly.
  • About half of malignant skin melanomas arise from pre-existing moles.
  • Although they make up the smallest percentage of all skin cancers, melanomas cause the greatest number of deaths.


mid 19th century: from Greek melas, melan- 'black' + -oma.

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