noun, plural ma·lig·nan·cies for 2, 3.
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OTHER WORDS FROM malignancynon·ma·lig·nance, nounnon·ma·lig·nan·cy, noun, plural non·ma·lig·nan·cies.
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When the immune system is compromised, or the cancer evolves some kind of special mutation that makes them resistant to our immune system, you can end up with a malignancy.
And it seemed that alcohol and tobacco worked together in toxic synergy to produce the malignancy.Michael Douglas Says Cunnilingus Caused His Oral Cancer. Really?!|Kent Sepkowitz|June 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Those whose intentions were strictly creditable, by some malignancy of fate, possessed no influence whatever.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The great purple veins stood out on his forehead, and his features were distorted with malignancy.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham
Few would accuse a workman of malignancy who cleanses from filth the surface of a noble statue.Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism|Thomas Inman
Even the dogs, even they were hostile to us and hurled themselves at us with a peculiar malignancy.The House with the Mezzanine and Other Stories|Anton Tchekoff
About midsummer the disease betrayed its malignancy by the eruption of whelks and spots.A History of Epidemics in Britain (Volume I of II)|Charles Creighton