hematoma

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin haemato- +‎ -oma

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hematoma (plural hematomas or hematomata)

  1. A swelling of blood, usually clotted, which forms as a result of broken blood vessels.

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: he‧ma‧to‧ma

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hematoma m (plural hematomas)

  1. (medicine) bruise (purple mark on the skin resulting from a blow)

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From hemato- +‎ -oma (Ancient Greek αἵμᾰτος(haímatos), singular genitive of αἷμα(haîma), and Ancient Greek -ωμα(-ōma)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [e̞.ma̠ˈto̞.ma̠]
  • Hyphenation: he‧ma‧to‧ma

Noun[edit]

hematoma m (plural hematomas)

  1. (medicine) bruise

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