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hematomas

hematomas is a plural form of hematoma

hematoma

Definition:

a localized swelling filled with blood

Class:

state noun (stable states of affairs)

Plurals:

hematomas | hematomata

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

haematoma [British spelling]

Etymology:

Modern Latin: see hemato- and "-oma"
(Source: New World Dictionary)  [more]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Hematoma | haematoma

a localized collection of blood outside the blood vessels, usually in liquid form within the tissue. An ecchymosis, commonly called a bruise, is a hematoma of the skin larger than 10mm. Internal bleeding is generally considered to be a spreading of... (41 of 797 words, 1 image)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Hematoma

Collins Dictionary:

hematoma [United States] | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural] | haematoma

[US] Same as "haematoma" | [pathology] a tumour of clotted or partially clotted blood (13 of 333 words, 2 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/hematoma

Macmillan British Dictionary:

haematoma [countable/uncountable, medical] | haematomata [plural] | haematomas [plural] | hematoma [countable/uncountable, American spelling] | hematomas [countable/uncountable, American spelling, plural] | hematomata [countable/uncountable, American spelling, plural]

a soft lump in the tissues of the body consisting of blood that has become thick and stopped flowing (19 of 47 words, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/haematoma

Merriam-Webster:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | -mata [plural]

a mass of usually clotted blood that forms in a tissue, organ, or body space as a result of a broken blood vessel (23 of 42 words, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/hematoma

Oxford Dictionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural] | haematoma [British]

Syllabification: (he·ma·to·ma) | [medicine] | a solid swelling of clotted blood within the tissues. (12 of 38 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/american english​/hematoma

Random House Dictionary:

hematoma [pathology] | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

a circumscribed collection of blood, usually clotted, in a tissue or organ, caused by a break in a blood vessel. (20 of 32 words, pronunciations)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/hematoma

New World Dictionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

a tumorlike collection of blood, usually clotted, located outside a blood vessel (12 of 26 words, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hematoma

American Heritage Dictionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

A localized swelling filled with blood resulting from a break in a blood vessel. (14 of 22 words, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hematoma

Wiktionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | haematomata [plural] | haematoma | hæmatoma | haematomas [plural]

A swelling of blood, usually clotted, which forms as a result of a broken blood vessel. (16 of 17 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/hematoma

Encarta Dictionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

a semisolid mass of blood in the tissues, caused by injury, disease, or a clotting disorder (16 of 35 words, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861617379​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

New World Dictionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

Origin: Modern Latin: see hemato- and "-oma"

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hematoma

Merriam-Webster:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | -mata [plural]

First use: about 1849

Origin: New Latin

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/hematoma

Wiktionary:

hematoma | hematomas [plural] | haematomata [plural] | haematoma | hæmatoma

Origin: New Latin

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/hematoma

Audio references

Macmillan American Dictionary:

hematoma [countable/uncountable, medical] | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "hematoma"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/hematoma

haematoma [countable/uncountable] | haematomata [plural] | haematomas [plural]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "haematoma"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/haematoma

Macmillan British Dictionary:

hematoma [countable/uncountable] | hematomas [plural] | hematomata [plural]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "hematoma"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/hematoma

haematoma [countable/uncountable, medical] | haematomata [plural] | haematomas [plural]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "haematoma"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/haematoma

the Free Dictionary:

hematoma

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "hematoma"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "hematoma"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "hematoma" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/hematoma

haematoma

Audio: British English pronunciation of "haematoma"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/haematoma

Google Dictionary:

hematoma | hematomata [plural] | haematomas [plural] | haematomata [plural] | hematomas [plural]

Audio: English pronunciation of "hematoma"

www​.google​.com​/#hl=en&tbs=dfn​:1&fp=1&q=hematoma

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

hematoma

Audio: North American pronunciation of "hematoma"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=hemato​07 word=hematoma

YourDictionary Audio:

hematoma

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "hematoma" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hematoma

Collins Dictionary:

haematoma [pathology] | haematomas [plural] | haematomata [plural] | hematoma [United States]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "haematoma"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/haematoma

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