NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,847 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- comparative anatomy
- listen (kum-PAYR-uh-tiv uh-NA-toh-mee)
- The comparison of the structure (anatomy) of one animal or plant with the structure of a different animal or plant.