Can"cer*ite (?), n. [Cf. F. canc'ereux.]

Like a cancer; having the qualities or virulence of a cancer; affected with cancer.

"Cancerous vices."

G. Eliot.

-- Can"cer*ous*ly, adv. -- Can"cer*ous*ness, n.

 

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