a reflecting telescope on Mount Hopkins, in Arizona, that features six computer-linked mirrors set on a single mount.
- Multiple mucosal neuroma syndrome
multiple mucosal neuroma syndrome n. A syndrome seen in young persons and characterized by multiple submucosal neuromas or neurofibromas of the tongue, lips, and eyelids, sometimes accompanied by tumors of the thyroid or adrenal medulla or by subcutaneous neurofibromatosis.
noun, Pathology. 1. a malignant plasma cell tumor of the bone marrow that destroys bone tissue. multiple myeloma n. A malignant proliferation of plasma cells in bone marrow causing numerous tumors and characterized by the presence of abnormal proteins in the blood.
- Multiple myositis
multiple myositis n. The occurrence of multiple foci of acute inflammation in the muscular tissue and overlying skin in various parts of the body, accompanied by fever and other signs of systemic infection.
noun, Pathology. 1. . multiple neuritis n. See polyneuritis.