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Definitions of ulceration:

part of speech: noun

Production of an ulcer.

part of speech: noun

1. The formation of an ulcer. 2. An ulcer or aggregation of ulcers.

Usage examples for ulceration:

  • If much destruction of bone exists, there will be but few calcareous deposits; whilst if there are many calcareous deposits, there may be but slight ulceration of bone tissue, and perhaps none at all. "Diseases of the Horse's Foot", Harry Caulton Reeks
  • I have already noticed a form of inflammation and ulceration of the gums sometimes met with during teething, but the sore- mouth of which I am now about to speak is often quite independent of that process; though it may sometimes be found associated with it, and is indeed rarely met with after five years of age. "The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases", Charles West, M.D.

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