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Definition of the adjective teratoid
What does teratoid mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [context: genetics, medicine] Monster-like, exhibiting abnormal development.
Definition of the noun teratoid
What does teratoid mean as a name of something?
- [medicine] An abnormal tumor similar to a teratoma.
- [literature] A mutant.
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by Michael Andre-Driussi
teratoid Smith-level technology is represented by swords, knives, axes, and pikes (piletes), as they might have been forged by any skilled metalworker of Medieval/ Renaissance times. These appear to be easily obtained by the common citizen ...
A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors by Joseph C Segen
teratoid. tumour. (of. nasopharynx). Hairy polyp, see there. teratophobia. Morbid fear of (1) Bearing a deformed child (2) Deformed people (3) Monsters. See Phobia. terminal. bar. CYTOLOGY The portion of the cell below and perpendicular to ...
Encyclopedia of Cancer (2011)
by Manfred Schwab
Teratoid/Rhabdoid. Tumor. Definition Primitive childhood brain tumor containing highly pleomorphic ...
by Casey Albert Wood
describes a teratoid osteomo of the conjunctiva, which had developed between the insertions of the superior and external recti. The patient was a girl aged 12 years. The growth, which had been present from birth, measured 14 mm. in ...
teratoid /ter′′ətoid/ [Gk, teras + eidos, form], 1. pertaining to malformed physical development. 2. grossly misplaced, misshapen parts.
by Mosby, Inc
teratoid /ter′ətoid/ [Gk, teras + eidos, form], pertaining to malformed physical development; grossly misplaced, misshapen parts. teratoid tumor. See dermoid cyst. teratologic, teratological, pertaining to abnormalities of the ...
Cancer Dictionary (2004)
by Henry A. Rose
atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor ATT/RHT or AT/RT.
by Joseph Segen
Teratoid tumor, dermoid tumor of nasopharynx A benign congenital malformation of young, often female children arising from ecto and mesodermal totipotent cells in the nasopharynx, oropharynx and tonsils DiffDx Intranasal glioma, ...
by Sidney L. Landau
monstrous, grotesque, aberrant, malformed, abnormal, anomalous, bizarre, strange, unnatural, teratoid, outre, outlandish, misshapen. free adj.
The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance
AT/RT = atypical teratoid/ rhabdoid tumor AT10 = dihydrotachysterol ATA = alimentary toxic aleukia ATA= ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
teratoid /terމۑtoid/ >Gk, teras + eidos, [email protected], pertaining to malformed physical development; grossly misplaced, misshapen parts. teratoid tumour. See dermoid cyst. teratologist /terމۑtolމۑjist/, one who specialises in the ...
by John William Ballantyne
Teratoid. — Resembling a monstrosity ; especially used as the descriptive name of tumours composed of misplaced blastodermic tissues. Definition. — Teratology is the science which deals with antenatal malformations and monstrosities ...
An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)
by George Milbry Gould
TERATOID TUMon's on TERATOMATA. Dermoid cysts. Cholesteatoma. T. albus, white swelling; tuberculous arthritis. T., Adenoid. Synonym of Adenoma.
A Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)
by John Lackie
schwannomatosis, rhabdoid tumours, atypical teratoid tumours, and familial posterior fossa tumours of infancy. SMART A free web-based resource, a Simple Modular Architecture Research Tool, that allows the identification and annotation ...
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Scrabble value of T1E1R1A1T1O1I1D2
The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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