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Pronunciation of Cancerous: Learn how to pronounce Cancerous in English correctly

Learn how to say Cancerous correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word cancer:

noun
[mass noun]
a disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in a part of the body:
he’s got cancer
lung cancer
[count noun] a malignant growth or tumour resulting from an uncontrolled division of cells:
most skin cancers are curable
[count noun] an evil or destructive practice or phenomenon that is hard to contain or eradicate:
racism is a cancer sweeping across Europe
Derivatives

cancerous
adjective
Origin:

Old English, from Latin, ‘crab or creeping ulcer’, translating Greek karkinos, said to have been applied to such tumours because the swollen veins around them resembled the limbs of a crab. canker was the usual form until the 17th century Compare with Cancer