browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
condylome


condylome


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Condyloma  \Con`dy*lo"ma\  (-l[=o]"m[.a]),  Condylome  \Con"dy*lome\ 
  (-l[=o]m),  n.;  pl  {Condylomata}or,  E.  {Condylomes} 
  (-l[=o]mz).  [NL.  condyloma,  fr  Gr  ?,  from  ko`ndylos 
  knuckle.  See  {-oma}.]  (Med.) 
  A  wartlike  new  growth  on  the  outer  skin  or  adjoining  mucous 
  membrane. 
 
  Note:  There  are  two  kinds  of  condylomata,  the  pointed  and  the 
  broad,  the  latter  being  of  syphilitic  origin.