Synonyms
Etymology

1. ulcer

noun. ['ˈʌlsɝ'] a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue.

Synonyms

  • chancroid
  • noli-me-tangere
  • noma
  • peptic ulcer
  • bedsore
  • peptic ulceration
  • pressure sore
  • decubitus ulcer
  • aphthous ulcer
  • canker sore
  • ulceration
  • canker

Etymology

  • ulcus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Aphthous Ulcer

  • sulser
  • sulcer

Example sentences of the word aphthous-ulcer


1. Noun Phrase
The medical term for these lesions is aphthous ulcer.

2.
Noun Phrase
Smoking and alcohol consumption predispose to
aphthous ulcer**s.

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