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Definition of "condyloma" [con•dy•lo•ma]

  • A wartlike growth on the skin or mucous membrane, usually in the area of the anus or the external genital organs. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "condyloma" in a sentence
  • "Genital warts are low grade growths known as condyloma acuminata."
  • "It is also sued to treat familial Mediterranean fever, Bechet's syndrome and condyloma acuminata."
  • "In the same manner, the bleeding vein in the anus, if you cut it above or below the point of separation of the condyloma, will pour forth blood; but if you take away the condyloma at its junction (with the natural parts?) there will be no flow of blood."