Definition of CANKER

noun : CANKER

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark ;

  • 3. (

    ) a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of; "racism is a pestilence at the heart of the nation"; "according to him, I was the canker in their midst" ;

verb : CANKER

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) become infected with a canker ;


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