cancer · noun C or U /ˈkæn.sər/Full view
B1 a serious disease that is caused when cells in the body grow in a way that is uncontrolled and not normal
Dictionary examples:

breast/lung cancer

He died of liver cancer.

cancer of the stomach

a cancer patient

Learner example:

The doctors told my parents that my aunt was suffering from cancer. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Farsi)

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