Definition of adenolymphoma in English:

adenolymphoma

noun

  • 1A lymphoma (now disused).

  • 2A benign tumour of the parotid or (rarely) other salivary gland, consisting of slits or cystic spaces lined with epithelial cells within a dense lymphoid stroma.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences.

Pronunciation

adenolymphoma

/ˌadɪnəʊlɪmˈfəʊmə//ˌad(ə)nəʊlɪmˈfəʊmə/