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osteosteatoma

Pronunciation: os'te-o-ste'a-to'ma

Definition: A benign mass, usually a lipoma or sebaceous cyst, in which small foci of bony elements are present.

[osteo- + G. stear, suet, fat, + -oma, tumor]

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