Ulcer

3 Definitions of Ulcer

The meaning of the word ulcer, the definition of Ulcer:

n. - A solution of continuity in any of the soft parts of the body, discharging purulent matter, found on a surface, especially one of the natural surfaces of the body, and originating generally in a constitutional disorder; a sore discharging pus. It is distinguished from an abscess, which has its beginning, at least, in the depth of the tissues.

n. - Fig.: Anything that festers and corrupts like an open sore; a vice in character.

v. t. - To ulcerate.


The word "ulcer" uses 5 letters: C E L R U

Direct anagrams of ulcer:

cruel lucre

Words formed by adding one letter before or after ulcer, or to ulcer in any order:

d - curdle curled   k - ruckle   l - culler   n - lucern   o - colure   r - curler   s - lucres ulcers   t - cutler reluct   u - curule   v - culver   w - curlew  

Shorter words found within ulcer:

cel cl clue cue cul cur cure curl ecru ecu el er leu luce lure re rec rue rule

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