Definition of tumorous in English:

tumorous

adjective

  • See tumor

    • ‘Other than the liver, no organs contained primary tumorous lesions.’
    • ‘Neither ductal nor lobular carcinoma in situ were found in multiple sections of both tumorous and nontumorous breast tissue.’
    • ‘Previous studies have shown that cells from tumorous lymph glands can be serially passaged in the abdomen of adult flies.’
    • ‘Hamartoma is a tumorous lesion that consists of anomalously arranged tissues that are components of the normal structure of origin.’
    • ‘A 19-year-old man presented with a tumorous swelling of the left 10th rib of approximately 1 year's duration.’

Pronunciation

tumorous

/ˈt(y)o͞om(ə)rəs//ˈt(j)um(ə)rəs/