adjective. ['məˈlɪgnənt'] dangerous to health; characterized by progressive and uncontrolled growth (especially of a tumor).
Words that Rhyme with Malignant Melanoma
noun. ['ˌmɛləˈnoʊmə'] any of several malignant neoplasms (usually of the skin) consisting of melanocytes.
- skin cancer
Example sentences of the word malignant-melanoma
1. Noun Phrase
While malignant melanoma, a skin cancer, can appear anywhere on a dog's body, in chow chows it most often occurs between the toes or in the mouth.
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His Jamaican heritage inspired his music; he enjoyed an extremely successful career until 1981, when he tragically passed away from malignant melanoma.
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Although the vitamin D obtained from sunbathing is essential for one's health, excessive tanning can also lead to serious diseases like malignant melanoma.