Definition of myoma in English:

myoma

Pronunciation /mʌɪˈəʊmə/

noun

Pathology
  • A benign tumour of muscular origin; especially a leiomyoma (fibroid) of the uterus.

    Now more common with distinguishing prefix: see "leiomyoma", rhabdomyoma.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Handfield Jones (1819–1890), physician and histologist. From scientific Latin myoma from myo- + -oma.