Definitions

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  • n. Spreading, obstinate ulceration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A canine appetite; bulimia.
  • n. Spreading, obstinate ulceration.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obstinate spreading ulcer; an ulcer which eats and corrodes the neighboring parts

Etymologies

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Latin phagedaena, from Ancient Greek.

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