[ver-uh-kuh s, vuh-roo-]

Origin of verrucous

1650–60; variant of verrucose; see -ous Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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verrucous in Medicine


  1. Covered with warts or wartlike projections.
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