Definition of malignance in English:


Line breaks: ma¦lig|nance
Pronunciation: /məˈlɪɡnəns


[mass noun]
The quality of being malign: a spirit of pure, unadulterated malignance towards the world
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  • Surely beneficence and malignance are both at play in the contemporary world, at every level.
  • Mattie, with an expression of deep malignance, departed.
  • Three-dimensional data can be used to spot and investigate the malignance of tumors.

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