[pol-uh-poh-sis] /ˌpɒl əˈpoʊ sɪs/
the development of numerous on a hollow internal organ, seen especially in the intestinal tract.
polyposis pol·yp·o·sis (pŏl’ə-pō’sĭs)
The presence of several polyps.
- Polypous gastritis
polypous gastritis n. Chronic gastritis in which there is irregular atrophy of the mucous membrane with knobby or polypoid projections.
[pol-ee-proh-puh-leen] /ˌpɒl iˈproʊ pəˌlin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a plastic polymer of , (C 3 H 5) n , used chiefly for molded parts, electrical insulation, packaging, and fibers for wearing apparel. /ˌpɒlɪˈprəʊpɪˌliːn/ noun 1. any of various tough flexible synthetic thermoplastic materials made by polymerizing propylene and used for making moulded articles, laminates, bottles, pipes, […]
[pol-ee-prot-ik] /ˌpɒl iˈprɒt ɪk/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. (of an acid) having two or more transferable .
/ˌpɒlɪˈprəʊtəʊˌdɒnt/ noun 1. any marsupial of the group Polyprotodontia, characterized by four or more upper incisor teeth on each side of the jaw: includes the opossums and bandicoots Compare diprotodont
[pol-ip] /ˈpɒl ɪp/ noun 1. Zoology. 2. Pathology. a projecting growth from a mucous surface, as of the nose, being either a tumor or a hypertrophy of the mucous membrane. /ˈpɒlɪp/ noun 1. (zoology) one of the two forms of individual that occur in coelenterates. It usually has a hollow cylindrical body with a ring […]