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v. ul·cer·at·ed, ul·cer·at·ing, ul·cer·ates
To develop an ulcer; become ulcerous.
To cause ulceration of.

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


(Pathology) to make or become ulcerous


(ˈʌl səˌreɪt)

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


Past participle: ulcerated
Gerund: ulcerating

I ulcerate
you ulcerate
he/she/it ulcerates
we ulcerate
you ulcerate
they ulcerate
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
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
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"


A. VTulcerar
B. VIulcerarse


vt stomachein Geschwür ntverursachen in (+dat); skinGeschwüre verursachen auf (+dat); woundeitern lassen
vi (stomach)ein Geschwür ntbilden or bekommen; (skin)geschwürig werden; (wound)eitern
References in classic literature ?
All loathing did I once vow to renounce: then did ye change my nigh ones and nearest ones into ulcerations.
But as the stumps of harpoons are frequently found in the dead bodies of captured whales, with the flesh perfectly healed around them, and no prominence of any kind to denote their place; therefore, there must needs have been some other unknown reason in the present case fully to account for the ulceration alluded to.
paniculata extract were assessed on its therapeutic and prophylactic effects on aspirin-induced gastric ulcerations.
However, Bilhan et al8 have actually used visual analog scores to rate chewing efficiency and found negative effects to it due to loss of retention, ulcerations and a high vertical dimension.
If a person has difficulty seeing in the dark at night or find out that one's eyes have spots, plaques, defects or ulcerations, the condition be caused by vitamin A deficiency.
Also ART was stopped simultaneously, thinking ART to be the cause of genital ulcerations.
A42-year-old woman with a 10-year history of Crohn's disease, treated with weekly subcutaneous injections of adalimumab, and hypertension presented with ulcerations on the lower extremities.
Although the etiology of the development of such ulceration is unknown, the area covered by the diaper concerns 75% of hemangioma ulcerations (26% at buttocks, 23% at the perineum, 18% around the anal ring, and 5% at the scrotum) [10].
Colonoscopy was performed in February 2014 and it confirmed a small (5 mm) polyp in the rectum, scarce inflammation of the colonic mucosa and circumferential stricture of the ascending colon (close to hepatic flexure), with a couple of small shallow ulcerations at the inner brim and surface of the stricture (Figure 1).
The sense of ulcer chronicity as being a defining feature of leprosy ulcers may be in part exaggerated by some patients perceptions of how long they have had their ulcerations, as four participants who's records indicated they had been admitted for several ulcers over several years appeared to believe the admissions had all been for one single ulcer, of several years duration.
Diabetic patients are at the high risk of foot ulcerations that may lead to limb amputations with important socio economic impact.
Prognosis is favorable with consistent care; if not, signs can lead to recurring conjunctivitis, corneal ulcerations and blindness.