Definisi 'canker'

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noun
1 a fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 an ulceration (especially of the lips or lining of the mouth) Terjemahkan
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3 a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of Terjemahkan
Example:
racism is a pestilence at the heart of the nation
according to him, I was the canker in their midst
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4 A corroding or sloughing ulcer; esp. a spreading gangrenous ulcer or collection of ulcers in or about the mouth; -- called also water canker, canker of the mouth, and noma. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
5 become infected with a canker Terjemahkan
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6 infect with a canker Terjemahkan
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7 To affect as a canker; to eat away; to corrode; to consume. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

8 To waste away, grow rusty, or be oxidized, as a mineral. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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