melicera

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mel·i·ce·ra

, meliceris (mel'i-sē'ră, mel-i-sē'ris),
A hygroma or other type of cyst that contains a relatively thick, tenacious, semifluid material.
[G. meli- kēris, a tumor, fr. melikēron, honeycomb, fr. meli, honey, + kēros, wax]

melicera

A nonspecific term for a cyst containing thick, tenacious material; e.g., mucocele.

melicera

, meliceris (mĕl-ĭ-sēr′ă) (-ĭs) [Gr. meli, honey, + keros, wax]
1. Cyst containing matter of honey-like consistency.
2. Viscid, syrupy.
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