Ulcered
Ulcered Ul"cered, a. Ulcerous; ulcerated. [1913 Webster]

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  • ulcer — noun an open sore on an external or internal surface of the body, caused by a break in the skin or mucous membrane which fails to heal. Derivatives ulcered adjective ulcerous adjective Origin ME: from L. ulcus, ulcer …   English new terms dictionary

  • ulcer — ► NOUN ▪ an open sore on the body, caused by a break in the skin or mucous membrane which fails to heal. DERIVATIVES ulcered adjective ulcerous adjective. ORIGIN Latin ulcus …   English terms dictionary

  • ulcerous — ulcer ► NOUN ▪ an open sore on the body, caused by a break in the skin or mucous membrane which fails to heal. DERIVATIVES ulcered adjective ulcerous adjective. ORIGIN Latin ulcus …   English terms dictionary

  • ulcer — n. 1 an open sore on an external or internal surface of the body, often forming pus. 2 a a moral blemish. b a corroding or corrupting influence etc. Derivatives: ulcered adj. ulcerous adj. Etymology: ME f. L ulcus eris, rel. to Gk helkos …   Useful english dictionary

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