Definition of Noli-me-tangere
1. Noun. A cancerous ulcer of soft tissue and bone.
Medical Definition of Noli-me-tangere
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Literary usage of Noli-me-tangere
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1. Slang and Its Analogues Past and Present: A Dictionary, Historical and by John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley (1902)
"Herod could not brook to have his incest meddled with—that was a NOLI ME TANGERE. 1791. C. SMITH, Desmond, I. 248 (1792). Every attempt at redress is ..."
2. Wanderings in South America, the North-west of the United States, and the by Charles Waterton (1852)
"His motto may be, " Noli me tangere." As his habits and his haunts differ materially from those of every other animal in the forest, their interests never ..."
3. Ninety-six Sermons by Lancelot Andrewes (1850)
"No place in Christ for a noli me tangere. Of those that hurt us, some we have no ... An angry inflammation there is, the name of it is a noli me tangere; ..."
4. Philippine Life in Town and Country by James Alfred LeRoy, James Alfred Le Roy (1907)
"Here is another photograph from Noli Me Tangere: . " San Diego was a kind of Rome, but not Rome when the adventurer Romulus traced its walls with the plough ..."