Definitions for ulcerateˈʌl səˌreɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ul•cer•ateˈʌl səˌreɪt(v.)-at•ed, -at•ing.

  1. (v.i.)to form an ulcer; become ulcerous.

    Category: Pathology

  2. (v.t.)to cause an ulcer on or in.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of ulcerate:

1375–1425; late ME < L


Princeton's WordNet

  1. ulcerate(verb)

    undergo ulceration

    "Her stomach ulcerated"

  2. ulcerate(verb)

    affect with an ulcer

    "Her stomach was ulcerated"


  1. ulcerate(Verb)

    To cause an ulcer to develop.

    The surface was ulcerated by trauma.

  2. ulcerate(Verb)

    To become ulcerous.

    The tissue ulcerated shortly after exposure.

  3. ulcerate(Adjective)

    Having an ulcus, a rounded pore-like aperture, at one or both poles.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ulcerate(verb)

    to be formed into an ulcer; to become ulcerous

  2. Ulcerate(verb)

    to affect with, or as with, an ulcer or ulcers


  1. Ulcerate

    Ulcerate is a death metal band from Auckland, New Zealand. The band formed in 2000 under the name Bloodwreath with Michael Hoggard on guitar, Jamie Saint Merat on drums and Mark Seeney on vocals. They have played alongside international acts such as Cannibal Corpse, The Amenta, Psycroptic, Decapitated, Disgorge, Suffocation, Behemoth, The Black Dahlia Murder and Nile.


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