Definitions for verrucavəˈru kə, vɛ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ver•ru•ca*vəˈru kə, vɛ-(n.)(pl.)-cae

  1. a wart or wartlike prominence.

    Category: Anatomy, Pathology

* (-sē)..

Origin of verruca:

1555–65; < L

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wart, verruca(noun)

    (pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus


  1. verruca(Noun)

    A wart, especially one that grows on the foot, caused by a virus.

  2. verruca(Noun)

    A rounded projection or wart.

  3. Origin: From verruca.

Translations for verruca

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a small hard growth on the skin

He has warts on his fingers.

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