Definitions

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  • adj. Very sore; ulcerated.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Very sore; ulcerated.
  • v. To ulcerate.
  • v. To corrode; to fret; to chafe; to inflame.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To produce an ulcer or ulcers on; ulcerate.
  • To corrode; fret or anger; afflict.
  • To become an ulcer or ulcerous.
  • Corroded; irritated; vexed; enraged.

Etymologies

Latin exulceratus, past participle (Wiktionary)

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