[ kan-suh-rey-shuh n ]
/ ˌkæn səˈreɪ ʃən /
the state of becoming cancerous.
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- cancer family,
- cancer gene,
- cancer stick,
- cancer á deux,
Also can·cer·i·za·tion [kan-seri-zey-shuh n] /ˌkæn sərɪˈzeɪ ʃən/.
Origin of canceration
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