glomangiosis glo·man·gi·o·sis (glō-mān’jē-ō’sĭs, glō’mān-)
The occurrence of multiple complexes of small vascular channels, each resembling a glomus.
[glom] /glɒm/ Slang. verb (used with object), glommed, glomming. 1. to steal. 2. to catch or grab. 3. to look at. noun 4. a look or glimpse. Verb phrases 5. glom onto, to take hold or possession of: He wanted to glom onto some of that money. /ɡlɒm/ verb (slang) 1. (transitive) foll by on […]
glomectomy glo·mec·to·my (glō-měk’tə-mē) n. Excision of a glomus tumor.
[glom-er-it, -uh-reyt] /ˈglɒm ər ɪt, -əˌreɪt/ adjective 1. compactly clustered. /ˈɡlɒmərɪt/ adjective 1. gathered into a compact rounded mass 2. wound up like a ball of thread 3. (anatomy) (esp of glands) conglomerate in structure
[glom-uh-rey-shuh n] /ˌglɒm əˈreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a condition; conglomeration. 2. a mass. /ˌɡlɒməˈreɪʃən/ noun 1. a conglomeration or cluster n. “accumulation; ball,” 1620s, from Latin glomerationem (nominative glomeratio), noun of action from past participle stem of glomerare “to make into a ball,” from glomus “ball of yarn,” from PIE root *glem-.