Definition of lymphoma in English:

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Pronunciation: /lɪmˈfəʊmə/

noun (plural lymphomas or lymphomata /lɪmˈfəʊmətə/)

[mass noun] Medicine
Cancer of the lymph nodes: she fought a brave battle against lymphoma [count noun]: certain lymphomas occur more often in people with HIV infection
More example sentences
  • At this point the differential diagnosis included thymoma, teratoma and lymphoma.
  • Underlying conditions were more common among patients than in the control group, particularly AIDS related illness, metastatic cancers, and lymphomas or leukaemia.
  • It is used to test for meningitis, lymphoma, leukemia, or other cancers of the brain or brain system.

Words that rhyme with lymphoma

aroma, carcinoma, chroma, coma, comber, diploma, glaucoma, Homer, melanoma, misnomer, Oklahoma, Omagh, roamer, Roma, romer, sarcoma, soma

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