Definitions of Oma

  1. A suffix, properly added only to words derived from Greek roots, noting a tumor or neoplasm.

Usage examples for Oma

  1. This word " oma" is added to the stem of the word ordinarily used to designate the kind of tissue of which the tumor is composed. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  2. He found her in a town called Oma, two leagues from Cuzco, asked for her from her guardians, and, with their consent, brought her to Cuzco. – History of the Incas by Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa