Synonyms for ulcerous

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Slowly one of the priests approached the portrait and put out an ulcerous hand to touch the face.

She was told that the saint's name was Roch and that he had miraculously cured her little boy of an ulcerous leg.

The subsequent progress of unarrested mercurial stomatitis is that of ulcerous stomatitis.

The local lesions, be they pustular or ulcerous, heal without cicatrices.

Signs: Great, ulcerous, wartlike, blood-filled blisters that grew rapidly over the body.

The universal desire was to skin and film the ulcerous place with adulation and hypocrisy.

Tulan stared at the ulcerous image on the screen, built up by infra-red probing through the opaque atmosphere.

There is, in fact, a terrible confusion hidden in the New Morality, an ulcerous evil that is ever working inward.

The fly that will fall on none but the galled, ulcerous place, doth feed accordingly.

The extract is used as a gargle, wash for ulcerous eruptions and taken internally in tubercular meningitis.

WORD ORIGIN

1570s, from Latin ulcerosus, from ulcer (see ulcer).

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