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  Definition of ulcer
  1. a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue
Similar Words: ulceration

 

Hyponyms: aphthous ulcer, bedsore, pressure sore, decubitus ulcer, chancroid, peptic ulcer, peptic ulceration, canker, noli-me-tangere, noma

 

Derivational Morphology: ulcerate

 

Anagrams: lucre, cruel

 

Language Translations:
Bosnian: čir   Croatian: čir  
Finnish: haavauma   French: ulcère  
German: Geschwür   Japanese: 潰瘍  
Romanian: ulcer   Russian: язва  
Slovak: vred   Spanish: llaga  
 
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