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cancer

Synonyms of cancer in English:

noun

  • 1 most skin cancers are curable
    malignant growth, cancerous growth, malignant tumour, tumour, malignancy
  • 2 racism is a cancer sweeping across Europe
    evil, blight, scourge, poison, canker, sickness, disease, pestilence, plague;
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    carcin- related prefix
    carcinomatous relating to cancer
    carcinogenic causing cancer
    carcinophobia fear of cancer
    oncology branch of medicine treating cancer
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