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Cancer (IPA: /ˈkænsɝ/)


Cancer (n.)

A genus of decapod Crustacea, including some of the most common shore crabs of Europe and North America, as the rock crab, Jonah crab, etc. See Crab.

Cancer (n.)

The fourth of the twelve signs of the zodiac. The first point is the northern limit of the sun's course in summer; hence, the sign of the summer solstice. See Tropic.

Cancer (n.)

A northern constellation between Gemini and Leo.

Cancer (n.)

Formerly, any malignant growth, esp. one attended with great pain and ulceration, with cachexia and progressive emaciation. It was so called, perhaps, from the great veins which surround it, compared by the ancients to the claws of a crab. The term is now restricted to such a growth made up of aggregations of epithelial cells, either without support or embedded in the meshes of a trabecular framework.

Cancer

Group of diseases

Cancer

Species of arachnid

Cancer

Mythical creature in Greek mythology, killed by Hercules

Cancer

Zodiac constellation in the northern celestial hemisphere

Cancer

Fourth astrological sign in the zodiac

Cancer Synonyms

Cancer, Crab

Cancer Synonyms

Cancer

Cancer Synonyms

Cancer, Crab, Cancer The Crab

Cancer Synonyms

Cancer, Genus Cancer

Cancer Synonyms

Malignant Neoplastic Disease

CANCER (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Computer Analysis of Nonlinear Circuits, Excluding Radiation

Cancer Rhymes


Answer, Cancer, Dancer, Danser, Ganser, Lancer, Lanser, Manser, Mansour, Mansur, Pancer

Advancer, Enhancer, Financer

Anticancer

Cancer (Last Name / Surname)

Cancer is the #116,201 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 150 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Cancer in Spanish is Cáncer

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (After kissing a cancer striken scientist, prior to his execution) So that's what death tastes like." - Terminator Salvation

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Afrikaans is a cancer that must be destroyed." - Afrikaans

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Can't is the cancer of happen." - Charlie Sheen

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Fools, said I, You do not know Silence like a cancer grows." - Simon & Garfunkel

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell." - Growth


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