Cancer synonyms

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A mass of new tissue growth independent of its surrounding structures, having no physiological function; neoplasm: such tumors are classified as benign or malignant
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(Med.) The spread of disease from one part of the body to another unrelated to it, as in the transfer of the cells of a malignant tumor by way of the bloodstream or lymphatics
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Like cancer
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Of or pertaining to carcinomas
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The quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady.
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The quality or condition of being malignant
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(Oncology) An invasive malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue that tends to metastasize to other areas of the body.
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The definition of a growth is something that has grown on something else or an abnormal mass.
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A malignant tumor arising from connective tissues.
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A skin tumor, esp. a malignant one, derived from cells capable of melanin formation
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A particular destructive process in an organ or organism, with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms; specif., an illness; ailment
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Growing or spreading rapidly to the point of harm.
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(Medicine) Of or pertaining to sarcoma; resembling sarcoma.
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Of, at, relating to, or forming a limit, boundary, extremity, or end:
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The definition of a carcinogen is anything that causes cancer.
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The treatment of disease using chemical agents or drugs that are selectively toxic to the causative agent of the disease, such as a virus, bacterium, or other microorganism.
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Evil or wicked behavior; depravity
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The application of such energy, as in medical treatment.
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Benignity.
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A kind or generous act
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type genus of the family Cancridae
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the fourth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
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Crabmeat.
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any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division; it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
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Having little or no detrimental effect; harmless:
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Causing or tending to cause cancer.
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