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Definition of polyp noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    polyp

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈpɑləp//
     
     
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  1. 1(medical) a small lump growing inside the body that is caused by disease but is usually harmless
  2. 2a small and very simple sea creature with a body shaped like a tube
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: polyp