Definition of Cankers

1. Noun. (plural of canker) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of canker) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cankers

1. canker [v] - See also: canker

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cankers

canities
canities circumscripta
canities poliosis
canities unguium
canivorous
canker brake
canker rash
canker sore
canker sores
cankered
cankeredness
cankering
cankerlike
cankerous
cankers (current term)
cankerweed
cankerworm
cankerworms
cankery
cankle
cankles
canlike
cann
cann't
canna
canna lily
cannabene
cannabic
cannabidiol

Literary usage of Cankers

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Principles of Fruit-growing, with Applications to Practice by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1915)
"cankers and bad spots; wounds. Rough and sunken places in the bark on apple ... The treatment of cankers is described as follows by Jehle (Cornell Circ. ..."

2. The Encyclopedia of Practical Horticulture: A Reference System of Commercial by Granville Lowther, William Worthington (1914)
"In November, 1909, while studying the characters of "two year old" cankers, that is, cankers resulting from infection in the fall of 1907, the apothecia of ..."

3. A Manual of Diseases of Tropical Acacias in Australia, South-east Asia and India by Kenneth M. Old, Lee Su See, Jyoti K. Sharma, Zi Qing Yuan (2000)
"STEM AND BRANCH cankers Disease Stem and branch canker, kanker batang dan dahan ... Symptoms cankers are dead areas of bark sometimes with sapwood exposed, ..."

4. Successful Farming; a Ready Reference on All Phases of Agriculture for by Frank Duane Gardner (1916)
"Other Foliage Spots and Twig cankers. —There are leaf spots and twig cankers due to other causes which cannot be enumerated in this brief discussion. ..."

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