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English definition of “cancer”


noun [C/U]  /ˈkæn·sər/ us  

cancer noun [C/U] (DISEASE)

a disease in which cells in the body grow without control, or a serious medical condition caused by this disease: [U] He died from cancer of the stomach.
adjective  /ˈkæn·sər·əs/ us  
Surgeons removed a cancerous growth from her lung.
(Definition of cancer noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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