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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A usually malignant tumor arising from connective tissue (bone or muscle etc.).

Usage examples (35)
  • The term sarcoma is used when the tumor is malignant (cancerous).
  • Ewing sarcoma is a family of bone tumors that includes:
  • This bone sarcoma is responsible for about one-third of bone cancers in children.
  • Childhood soft tissue sarcoma is a disease in which cancerous cells begin to grow in the soft tissues of a child's body. for more
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