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(of a tumour) Tending to invade normal tissue or to recur after removal
“Patients with severe neutropenia with fever or signs of infection and those with evidence of malignant disease should be hospitalized.”
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Tending to cause great harm
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“This is only the tip of one big malignant iceberg.”
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(of a tumour) Tending to invade normal tissue or to recur after removal
“We describe a case of a highly malignant primary liver tumor in an elderly woman.”
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Inflicting suffering onto others without conscience
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Sinister or evil in nature
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Full of anger or hatred
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Attended with peril
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Characterized by an abnormal and unhealthy interest in disturbing and unpleasant subjects, especially death and disease
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Deserving of contempt
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