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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Glioma  \Gli*o"ma\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  glue  +  -oma.]  (Med.) 
  A  tumor  springing  from  the  neuroglia  or  connective  tissue  of 
  the  brain,  spinal  cord,  or  other  portions  of  the  nervous 
  system. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  glioma 
  n  :  a  tumor  of  the  brain  consisting  of  neuroglia 




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