ulcer


Definition: Meaning of, ulcer in English to English dictionary.

Pronunciation: / ˈʌlsə /

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ulcer ulcers
[countable]
  1. a sore area on your skin or inside your body that may BLEED or produce poisonous substances
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ulcer used in phrases

  • aphthous ulcer (noun)
    1. a blister on the mucous membranes of the lips, mouth or gastrointestinal tract
  • decubitus ulcer (noun)
    1. as in bedridden patients a chronic ulcer of the skin caused by prolonged pressure on it
  • duodenal ulcer (noun)
    1. a peptic ulcer of the duodenum
  • gastric ulcer (noun)
    1. a peptic ulcer of the stomach
  • mouth ulcer (noun)
    1. a sore area in the mouth of people or animals, caused by illness or a disease
  • peptic ulcer (noun)
    1. a painful ULCER inside someone's stomach
  • ulcer diet (noun)
    1. a diet of foods that are not irritating
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Pronunciation: ˌdəːmətə(ʊ)mʌɪə(ʊ)ˈsʌɪtɪs
Parts of Speech: noun
myositis characterized by weakness of limb and neck muscles and much muscle pain and swelling accompanied by skin rash affecting cheeks and eyelids and neck and chest and limbs; progression and severity vary among individuals