What does the word cancer mean?

Usage examples for cancer

  1. Hypocrisy, in its ordinary forms, is a superficial thing- a skin disease, not a cancer. – England and the War by Walter Raleigh
  2. It was rather strange, too, because he generally took care of himself when it was cold: he always wore the warm wrap that had formerly belonged to the old lady who died of cancer. – The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell

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