NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,804 terms related to cancer and medicine.

Browse the dictionary by selecting a letter of the alphabet or by entering a cancer-related word or phrase in the search box.

aerosolize
(AYR-oh-sah-lize)
In medicine, to turn a liquid drug into a fine mist that can be inhaled.