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Pronunciation: sple'no-mi'e-loj'e-nus

Definition: Originating in the spleen and bone marrow, denoting a form of leukemia.

Synonym(s): lienomedullary, lienomyelogenous, splenomedullary

[spleno- + G. myelos, marrow, + -gen, producing]

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