from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To grow into a cancer; to become cancerous.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To grow into a cancer; to become cancerous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- pret. and pp. cancerated, ppr. cancerating. [⟨ L. canceratus, adj., prop. pp. of cancerare, inceptive cancerascere, become cancerous, ⟨ cancer, a cancer: see cancer.] To grow into a cancer; become cancerous.
Latin canceratus eaten by a cancer. (Wiktionary)