Xanthomatous Xan*thom"a*tous, a. (Med.) Of or pertaining to xanthoma. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • xanthomatous — xan·thoma·tous …   English syllables

  • xanthomatous — (ˈ)zan|thäməd.əs, thōm adjective Etymology: New Latin xanthomat , xanthoma + English ous : of, relating to, marked by, or characteristic of xanthoma or xanthomatosis * * * xanthōˈmatous adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑xanth …   Useful english dictionary

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