Definitions for tumour

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tumor, tumour, neoplasm(noun)

    an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. tumour(noun)ˈtu mər, ˈtyu-

    an abnormal mass of cells

    a cancerous brain tumor

British National Corpus

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    Rank popularity for the word 'tumour' in Nouns Frequency: #2184

Translations for tumour

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


an abnormal (dangerous) mass of tissue growing on or in the body

a brain tumour; The surgeon removed a tumour from her bladder.

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