Definition of Cancer


  • type genus of the family Cancridae
    - genus cancer
  • the fourth sign of the zodiac
    the sun is in this sign from about June 21 to July 22
    - cancer the crab
  • a small zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere
    between Leo and Gemini
  • (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Cancer
  • any malignant growth or tumor caused by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division
    it may spread to other parts of the body through the lymphatic system or the blood stream
    - malignant neoplastic disease
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Word games points for the Cancer

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Unscramble cancer

44 unscramble word found using the letters cancer.

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