Definition of 'ulcer'
Example sentences containing 'ulcer'
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Anyone with a history of stomach bleeds or ulcers? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Everybody gets ulcers from people like this. Christianity Today (2000)And it has recently been linked to mouth sores and ulcers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The most common is recurrent mouth ulcers. The Sun (2011)Anyone with a history of stomach bleeds or ulcers? Times, Sunday Times (2011)It often causes white streaks in the mouth and sometimes painful mouth ulcers. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Mouth ulcers - dip a freshly peeled garlic clove into natural yoghurt and apply to the ulcer. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Her legs are swollen from heart failure, and she has open ulcers on both of them. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You'll only get surgery if you suffer complications like ulcers or bleeding. The Sun (2011)He was fine, then diagnosed with some sort of ulcer in his stomach. The Sun (2007)It's slightly less popular than mouth ulcers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But while ibuprofen is normally safe, it can cause indigestion and stomach ulcers. The Sun (2015)Although they are effective, the drugs can cause ulcers and dangerous stomach bleeding. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Very common and surprisingly painful recurrent ulcers, often so sore that they make it difficult to eat. The Sun (2015)I just happen to get mouth ulcers at this time of year. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I find it exhausting and it gives me mouth ulcers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Doctors advise against long-term aspirin use because of the risk of serious side effects such as internal bleeding and stomach ulcers. The Sun (2007)Do you get mouth ulcers? The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988)Q. I keep getting painful mouth ulcers and have tried lots of treatments to clear them up. The Sun (2011)I keep getting really painful ulcers and sometimes they're large and last two weeks or more. The Sun (2014)Sometimes there's an ulcer or sore than doesn't heal for three weeks. The Sun (2015)Most company presidents don't get ulcers, they give them. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)You're only likely to get your veins done if you're suffering ulcers or bleeding. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'ulcer'
British English: ulcer /ˈʌlsə/ NOUN
An ulcer is a sore area on or inside a part of your body which is very painful and may bleed.
- American English: ulcer
- Arabic: قُرْحَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: úlcera
- Chinese: 溃疡
- Croatian: čir
- Czech: vřed
- Danish: mavesår
- Dutch: zweer
- European Spanish: úlcera
- Finnish: haavauma
- French: ulcère
- German: Geschwür
- Greek: έλκος
- Italian: ulcera
- Japanese: 潰瘍
- Korean: 궤양
- Norwegian: magesår
- Polish: wrzód
- European Portuguese: úlcera
- Romanian: ulcer
- Russian: язва
- Spanish: úlcera
- Swedish: sår
- Thai: แผลเปื่อย
- Turkish: ülser ülser
- Ukrainian: виразка
- Vietnamese: ung nhọt
Definition of ulcer from the Collins English Dictionary
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