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Synonyms for ulcerˈʌl sər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ulcer, ulceration(noun)

    a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue

    ulcer, ulceration

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ulcer(n.)

    sore (discharging pus), fester, imposthume, gathering, boil, pustule

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