neuroblastoma
noun (plural -mas; also neuroblastomata) Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary neuroblast embryonic ganglion cell, from neur- + -blast -blast Date: 1910 a malignant tumor formed of embryonic ganglion cells

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