[ver-uh-kuh s, vuh-roo-]
of, pertaining to, marked by, or like a wart or warts.
- verruca plantaris,
- verruca vulgaris,
- verruca vulgaris virus,
- verrucous carcinoma,
- verrucous endocarditis,
- verrucous hemangioma,
- verrucous nevus,
- verrucous xanthoma
Origin of verrucous
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Examples from the Web for verrucous
The typical ulcer is elevated, verrucous or fungating, with a soft base which is infiltrated with a seropurulent secretion.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
Lactic acid, applied with one to ten or more parts of water is also of value in the sclerous and verrucous types.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Covered with warts or wartlike projections.
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