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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Affect with something that festers and corrupts like an open sore

Usage examples (40)
  • Verb (used without object) : His skin ulcerated after exposure to radioactive material
  • Verb (used with object) : Continued worry ulcerated his stomach
  • If untreated, the lesion may blister, ulcerate and eventually result in dead tissue.
  • The nodules grow larger and larger; they ulcerate and from them comes a foul discharge. for more
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