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wart

 (wôrt)
n.
1.
a. A hard rough lump growing on the skin, caused by infection with certain viruses and occurring typically on the hands or feet.
b. A similar growth or protuberance, as on a plant.
2. A genital wart.
3.
a. One that resembles or is likened to a wart, especially in unattractiveness or smallness.
b. An imperfection; a flaw.
Idiom:
warts and all Slang
All defects and imperfections notwithstanding: They love each other, warts and all.

[Middle English, from Old English wearte.]

wart′ed, wart′y adj.
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wart

(wɔːt)
n
1. (Pathology) pathol Also called: verruca any firm abnormal elevation of the skin caused by a virus
2. (Botany) botany a small rounded outgrowth
3. warts and all (warts-and-all when prenominal) with all blemishes evident; including the bad features or aspects
[Old English weart(e); related to Old High German warza, Old Norse varta]
ˈwarted adj
ˈwartˌlike adj
ˈwarty adj
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wart

(wɔrt)

n.
1. a small, often hard growth in the skin, usu. caused by a papillomavirus.
2. any small protuberance, as on the surface of certain plants, the skin of certain animals, etc.
3. any unattractive detrimental feature or aspect: a profile of the man, warts and all.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English wearte]
wart•y, adj.
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wart

(wôrt)
1. A small growth on the skin caused by a virus, occurring typically on the hands or feet.
2. A similar growth, as on a plant.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wart - any small rounded protuberance (as on certain plants or animals)
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
excrescence, extrusion, gibbosity, gibbousness, hump, jut, bulge, protrusion, protuberance, swelling, bump, prominence - something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings; "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"
2.wart - an imperfection in someone or something that is suggestive of a wart (especially in smallness or unattractiveness)
imperfection, imperfectness - the state or an instance of being imperfect
3.wart - (pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus
blemish, mar, defect - a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish"
common wart - a benign growth (often with a rough surface)
condyloma acuminatum, genital wart, venereal wart, verruca acuminata - a small benign wart on or around the genitals and anus
juvenile wart - a small benign growth on the faces of hands of children
plantar wart - a wart occurring on the sole of the foot; "pressure causes plantar warts to develop a painful callus around the soft center"
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
keratosis - a skin condition marked by an overgrowth of layers of horny skin
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wart

noun growth, lump, tumour, carbuncle, protuberance, verruca, excrescence the virus which produces warts on the skin
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Translations
ثُؤْلولثُؤْلُول
брадавица
bradavice
vorte
soolatüügas
syylä
bradavica
szemölcs
varta
いぼ
사마귀
verruca
karpa
kārpa
bradavica
bradavica
bradavicapupčica
vårta
mụn cóc

wart

[wɔːt] N (Med) → verruga f
warts and allcon todas sus imperfecciones
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wart

[ˈwɔːrt] n (on skin)verrue f
to love sb warts and all → aimer qn avec tous ses petits défauts
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wart

nWarze f; warts and all (hum inf)mit allen seinen/ihren etc Fehlern
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

wart

[wɔːt] n (Med) → porro, verruca
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

wart

(woːt) noun
a small hard growth on the skin. He has warts on his fingers.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

wart

ثُؤْلُول bradavice vorte Warze κρεατοελιά verruga syylä verrue bradavica verruca いぼ 사마귀 wrat vorte brodawka verruga бородавка vårta ก้อนเล็กๆ ที่ขึ้นบนผิวหนัง เช่น ไฝหรือหูด siğil mụn cóc
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wart

n. verruga. V.: verruca
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

wart

n verruga; genital — verruga genital; plantar — verruga plantar
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Clinical symptoms may include pruritus, burning, vaginal discharge and bleeding.Pl Four distinct subtypes of AGWs have been described: condylomata acuminata (Pointed warts), flat/macular lesions, papular and keratotic lesions.