Associations to the word «Ulceration»

Wiktionary

ULCERATION, noun. The development of an ulcer.
ULCERATION, noun. An ulcerous condition.

Dictionary definition

ULCERATION, noun. A circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue.
ULCERATION, noun. The process of ulcer formation; the process of becoming ulcerated.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne