Definitions for fibroidˈfaɪ brɔɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fi•broidˈfaɪ brɔɪd(adj.)

  1. resembling fiber or fibrous tissue.

    Category: Pathology

  2. composed of fibers.

    Category: Biology, Common Vocabulary

  3. Category: Pathology

    Ref: fibroma .

  4. Category: Pathology

    Ref: leiomyoma .

Origin of fibroid:

1850–55

Wiktionary

  1. fibroid(Noun)

    A benign tumour of the uterus that is comprised of either fibrous connective tissue or muscle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fibroid(adj)

    resembling or forming fibrous tissue; made up of fibers; as, fibroid tumors

  2. Fibroid(noun)

    a fibroid tumor; a fibroma

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