verb (used without object), ul·cer·at·ed, ul·cer·at·ing.
verb (used with object), ul·cer·at·ed, ul·cer·at·ing.
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Origin of ulcerate
OTHER WORDS FROM ulcerateul·cer·a·tion, nounun·ul·cer·at·ed, adjective
Words nearby ulcerate
Example sentences from the Web for ulceration
The gum on the whole lower jaw may become inflamed, and a yellow band of ulceration may appear along the gums.
It may be considered as the equivalent of ulceration or molecular destruction in the soft parts.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
She presented no evidence of local uterine congestion, inflammation, ulceration, or displacement.Sex in Education|Edward H. Clarke
Not that every woman is injured by it to the extent of inflammation and ulceration, yet many are.What a Young Husband Ought to Know|Sylvanus Stall
Ulceration occurring in toxic, in diphtheritic, and in phlegmonous gastritis need not be discussed here.