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gli·o·blas·to·ma

 (glē′ō-blă-stō′mə, glī′-)
n. pl. gli·o·blas·to·mas or gli·o·blas·to·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A malignant tumor of the central nervous system, usually occurring in the cerebrum of adults.

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glioblastoma

(ˌɡlaɪəʊblæsˈtəʊmə; ˌɡliːəʊ-)
adj
(Pathology) med a malignant tumour of the central nervous system
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Noun1.glioblastoma - a fast-growing malignant brain tumor composed of spongioblasts; nearly always fatal
brain tumor, brain tumour - a tumor in the brain
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glioblastoma

glioblastoma

n. glioblastoma, tipo de tumor cerebral.
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glioblastoma

n glioblastoma m; glioblastoma multiforme glioblastoma multiforme
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