Meaning of struma


Pronunciation: (str'mu), [key]
— -mae
  1. goiter.
  2. a cushionlike swelling on an organ, as that at one side of the base of the capsule in many mosses.


Pronunciation: (str'mä), [key]
— n.
  1. a river in S Europe, flowing SE through SW Bulgaria and NE Greece into the Aegean. 225 mi. (362 km) long.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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