ulcerate


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ul·cer·ate

 (ŭl′sə-rāt′)
v. ul·cer·at·ed, ul·cer·at·ing, ul·cer·ates
v.intr.
To develop an ulcer; become ulcerous.
v.tr.
To cause ulceration of.

ul′cer·a′tive (-sə-rā′tĭv, -sər-ə-tĭv) adj.

ulcerate

(ˈʌlsəˌreɪt)
vb
(Pathology) to make or become ulcerous

ul•cer•ate

(ˈʌl səˌreɪt)

v. -at•ed, -at•ing. v.i.
1. to form an ulcer; become ulcerous.
v.t.
2. to cause an ulcer on or in.
[1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin]
ul`cer•a′tion, n.

ulcerate


Past participle: ulcerated
Gerund: ulcerating

Imperative
ulcerate
ulcerate
Present
I ulcerate
you ulcerate
he/she/it ulcerates
we ulcerate
you ulcerate
they ulcerate
Preterite
I ulcerated
you ulcerated
he/she/it ulcerated
we ulcerated
you ulcerated
they ulcerated
Present Continuous
I am ulcerating
you are ulcerating
he/she/it is ulcerating
we are ulcerating
you are ulcerating
they are ulcerating
Present Perfect
I have ulcerated
you have ulcerated
he/she/it has ulcerated
we have ulcerated
you have ulcerated
they have ulcerated
Past Continuous
I was ulcerating
you were ulcerating
he/she/it was ulcerating
we were ulcerating
you were ulcerating
they were ulcerating
Past Perfect
I had ulcerated
you had ulcerated
he/she/it had ulcerated
we had ulcerated
you had ulcerated
they had ulcerated
Future
I will ulcerate
you will ulcerate
he/she/it will ulcerate
we will ulcerate
you will ulcerate
they will ulcerate
Future Perfect
I will have ulcerated
you will have ulcerated
he/she/it will have ulcerated
we will have ulcerated
you will have ulcerated
they will have ulcerated
Future Continuous
I will be ulcerating
you will be ulcerating
he/she/it will be ulcerating
we will be ulcerating
you will be ulcerating
they will be ulcerating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ulcerating
you have been ulcerating
he/she/it has been ulcerating
we have been ulcerating
you have been ulcerating
they have been ulcerating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ulcerating
you will have been ulcerating
he/she/it will have been ulcerating
we will have been ulcerating
you will have been ulcerating
they will have been ulcerating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ulcerating
you had been ulcerating
he/she/it had been ulcerating
we had been ulcerating
you had been ulcerating
they had been ulcerating
Conditional
I would ulcerate
you would ulcerate
he/she/it would ulcerate
we would ulcerate
you would ulcerate
they would ulcerate
Past Conditional
I would have ulcerated
you would have ulcerated
he/she/it would have ulcerated
we would have ulcerated
you would have ulcerated
they would have ulcerated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.ulcerate - undergo ulcerationulcerate - undergo ulceration; "Her stomach ulcerated"
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
2.ulcerate - affect with an ulcerulcerate - affect with an ulcer; "Her stomach was ulcerated"
affect - act physically on; have an effect upon; "the medicine affects my heart rate"
Translations
ulzerierenvereitern
궤양화되다궤양화시키다

ulcerate

[ˈʌlsəreɪt]
A. VTulcerar
B. VIulcerarse

ulcerate

vt stomachein Geschwür ntverursachen in (+dat); skinGeschwüre verursachen auf (+dat); woundeitern lassen
vi (stomach)ein Geschwür ntbilden or bekommen; (skin)geschwürig werden; (wound)eitern
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