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malignantadjective

 us   /məˈlɪɡ·nənt/ medical
(of a ​disease or ​tissuegrowing because of a ​disease) ​leading to ​death: The pathologist’s ​report said the ​tumor was malignant.
(Definition of malignant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “malignant”
in Arabic خَبيث (طبّي)…
in Korean 악성의…
in Portuguese maligno…
in Catalan maligne…
in Japanese 悪性の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疾病, (疾病或肿块)恶性的,致命的…
in Turkish habis, ölümcül, kötü…
in Russian злокачественный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疾病, (疾病或腫塊)惡性的,致命的…
in Italian maligno…
in Polish złośliwy…
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