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Oxford dictionary definition of the word melanoma:
(plural) -mas, -mata (-mətə)
(pathology) a malignant tumour composed of melanocytes, occurring esp in the skin, often as a result of excessive exposure to sunlight
Example Sentences Including ‘melanoma’
‘The Boot ‘, 69, died from melanoma two weeks ago in South Africa where he had lived for the last 25 years.
NEW ZEALAND HERALD (2003)
Had doctors removed a melanoma (a very malignant skin cancer) and kept it very quiet?
Jim Leavesley, George Biro THE MEDICAL MYSTERIES E-OMNIBUS (2001)
Malignant melanoma rates will treble in 30 years, say experts from Cancer Research UK.
SUN, NEWS OF THE WORLD (2005)
Stuemer was diagnosed with malignant melanoma , a potentially fatal skin cancer, in 1994.
OTTAWA SUN (2003)
They were looking at how over-production of pigment cells causes malignant melanoma cancer.
SUN, NEWS OF THE WORLD (2004)
Thin stage I primary cutaneous malignant melanoma : comparison of excision with margins of 1 or 3 cm.
BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL (2002)