cankered

adjective
can·​kered | \ -kərd How to pronounce cankered (audio) \

Medical Definition of cankered

: affected with canker a cankered mouth

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canker

cankered

canker sore

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“Cankered.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cankered. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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