Synonyms
Etymology

1. anticancer

adjective. ['ˌænˌtaɪˈkænsɝ, ˌænˌtiːˈkænsɝ'] used in the treatment of cancer.

Synonyms

  • antitumour
  • antineoplastic

Etymology

  • anti- (English)
  • ἀντί (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • cancer (English)
  • cancer (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Anticancer

  • financer
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  • advancer
  • prancer
  • pancer
  • mansur
  • mansour
  • manser
  • lanser
  • lancer
  • ganser
  • danser
  • dancer
  • answer

Example sentences of the word anticancer


1. Noun, singular or mass
Periwinkle is well known as the basis for several prescription anticancer drugs that were developed several decades ago 2.

2. Verb, past participle
Reishi mushrooms have anticancer and immune system-supporting effects.

3. Adjective
Like olive pomace oil, it has interesting biomedical properties, such as anticancer effects.

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