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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or affected by the spreading of a disease to another part of the body.

Usage examples (36)
  • metastatic growth
  • Now, at this point, he has what is known as metastatic colon cancer.
  • When it deposits in living tissue, it is called metastatic calcium (like arteriosclerosis).
  • When a cancer spreads (metastasizes) from its original site to other areas of the body, it is called metastatic cancer. for more
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