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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tumor of the brain consisting of neuroglia.

Usage examples (37)
  • It is called a glioma because it arises from glial cells.
  • A glioma is a type of cancer that starts in the brain or spine.
  • DANIEL BARROW, NEUROSURGEON: Well, a glioma is a tumor that arises from the brain tissue itself.
  • The prognosis is very dim for people who get this type of malignant glioma, which is what he had. for more
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