Definition of adamantinoma in English:

adamantinoma

noun

  • Originally: a tumour of odontogenic epithelial cells (adamantoblasts) occurring in the jaws; = "ameloblastoma" (now rare). In later use: a tumour with a similar histological appearance occurring especially in the tibia.

Origin

Early 20th century. From adamantine + -oma, probably after German Adamantinom.

Pronunciation

adamantinoma

/ˌadəˌmantɪˈnəʊmə/