melanoma Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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melanomanoun [C]

uk   /ˌmel.əˈnəʊ.mə/  us   /-ˈnoʊ-/ specialized
a ​type of ​skin cancer that ​appears as a ​colouredmark or ​growth on the ​skin
(Definition of melanoma from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 黑色素瘤…
in Turkish bir tür cilt kanseri…
in Russian меланома…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黑色素瘤…
in Polish czerniak…
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