undermining ulcer

[ ŭn′dər-mīnĭng ]

n.

A chronic skin ulcer having overhanging margins, caused by bacterial infection.

Nearby words

  1. underlit,
  2. underlying,
  3. undermanned,
  4. undermentioned,
  5. undermine,
  6. undermodulate,
  7. undermost,
  8. underneath,
  9. undernourish,
  10. undernourished


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