rodent ulcer


nounPathology.
  1. an ulcerating basal cell skin cancer, common on the face.

Origin of rodent ulcer

1
First recorded in 1850–55

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British Dictionary definitions for rodent ulcer

rodent ulcer

noun
  1. a slow-growing malignant tumour on the face, usually occurring at the edge of the eyelids, lips, or nostrils

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