Tumor vs Tumorless - What's the difference?

tumor | tumorless |


As a noun tumor

is a tumor (oncology, pathology: an abnormal growth).

As an adjective tumorless is

without tumors.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

tumor

English

(wikipedia tumor)

Alternative forms

* tumour (Commonwealth)

Noun

(en noun)
  • (oncology, pathology) An abnormal growth; differential diagnosis includes abscess, metaplasia, and neoplasia.
  • Usage notes

    is the standard modern spelling elsewhere.

    Synonyms

    * (an abnormal growth) neoplasm

    Hyponyms

    * (an abnormal growth) adenoma, granuloma * See also

    Derived terms

    * tumorigenesis

    tumorless

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Without tumors.
  • Alternative forms

    * tumourless