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cancer British & World English

A disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in a part of the body

Cancer British & World English

A constellation (the Crab), said to represent a crab crushed under the foot of Hercules. It contains the globular star cluster of Praesepe or the Beehive

cancer English Thesaurus

most skin cancers are curable

a Cancer in Cancer British & World English

A person born when the sun is in the sign of Cancer

swamp cancer British & World English

A skin disease of horses caused by the presence of the larvae of a parasitic worm

cancer cluster British & World English

A geographic area with a statistically higher than average occurrence of cancer among its residents

anticancer British & World English

Used in the treatment of cancer

tropic British & World English

The parallel of latitude 23°26ʹ north tropic of Cancer or south tropic of Capricorn of the equator

tropic1 British & World English

The parallel of latitude 23°26ʹ north tropic of Cancer or south tropic of Capricorn of the equator

Cancer magister in Dungeness crab British & World English

A large crab found off the west coast of North America, where it is popular as food

Cancer pagurus in edible crab British & World English

A large pinkish-brown European crab with black-tipped pincers, typically found in inshore waters and caught for food