canceration

[ kan-suh-rey-shuh n ]
/ ˌkæn səˈreɪ ʃən /

noun

the state of becoming cancerous.

Nearby words

  1. cancer family,
  2. cancer gene,
  3. cancer stick,
  4. cancer á deux,
  5. cancerate,
  6. cancerian,
  7. cancerophobia,
  8. cancerous,
  9. cancerroot,
  10. cancha

Also can·cer·i·za·tion [kan-seri-zey-shuh n] /ˌkæn sərɪˈzeɪ ʃən/.

Origin of canceration

First recorded in 1725–35; cancerate + -ion

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