Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Cancer; cancerous: carcinogen.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form meaning cancer, as in carcinogen.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Greek karkino-, from karkinos, crab, cancer; see kar- in Indo-European roots.

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