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malignant

adjective uk   /məˈlɪɡ.nənt/ us  

malignant adjective (DISEASE)

A malignant disease or growth is likely to get worse and lead to death: The process by which malignant cancer cells multiply isn't fully understood. Is the tumour malignant or benign?
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malignant adjective (EVIL)

formal having a strong wish to do harm: He developed a malignant hatred for the land of his birth.
malignantly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Traducciones de “malignant”
en coreano 악성의…
en árabe خَبيث (طبّي)…
en portugués maligno…
en catalán maligne…
en japonés 悪性の…
en italiano maligno…
en chino (tradicionál) 疾病, (疾病或腫塊)惡性的,致命的…
en ruso злокачественный…
en turco habis, ölümcül, kötü…
en chino (simplificado) 疾病, (疾病或肿块)恶性的,致命的…
en polaco złośliwy…
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