ulcerousness
See ulcerously.

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  • Ulcerousness — Ulcerous Ul cer*ous, a. [L. ulcerous: cf. F. ulc[ e]reux.] 1. Having the nature or character of an ulcer; discharging purulent or other matter. R. Browning. [1913 Webster] 2. Affected with an ulcer or ulcers; ulcerated. [1913 Webster] It will but …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ulcerousness — ulˈcerousness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ulcer …   Useful english dictionary

  • ulcerous — ulcerously, adv. ulcerousness, n. /ul seuhr euhs/, adj. 1. of the nature of an ulcer; characterized by the formation of ulcers. 2. affected with an ulcer or ulcers. [1570 80; < L ulcerosus full of sores, ulcerous, equiv. to ulcer a sore, ULCER +… …   Universalium

  • ulcerous — /ˈʌlsərəs/ (say ulsuhruhs) adjective 1. of the nature of an ulcer or ulcers; characterised by the formation of ulcers. 2. affected with an ulcer or ulcers. 3. corrupting; corruptive. –ulcerously, adverb –ulcerousness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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