cancroid

adjective
can·​croid | \ ˈkaŋ-ˌkrȯid How to pronounce cancroid (audio) \

Medical Definition of cancroid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: resembling a cancer a cancroid tumor

cancroid

noun

Medical Definition of cancroid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a skin cancer of low or moderate malignancy

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