Lipoma Li*po"ma (l[i^]*p[=o]"m[.a]), n. [NL., from Gr. li`pos fat + -oma.] (Med.) A tumor consisting of fat or adipose tissue. -- {Li*pom"a*tous} (-p[o^]m"[.a]*t[u^]s), a. [1913 Webster]

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