-nomata
Melanoma Mel`a*no"ma, n.; L. pl. {-nomata}. [NL.; Gr. ?, ?, black + -oma.] (Med.) (a) A tumor containing dark pigment. Such tumors are usually malignant and often fatal. (b) Development of dark-pigmented tumors. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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