to become cancerous; develop into cancer.
to make void; revoke; annul: to cancel a reservation. to decide or announce that a planned event will not take place; call off: to cancel a meeting. to mark or perforate (a postage stamp, admission ticket, etc.) so as to render invalid for reuse. to neutralize; counterbalance; compensate for: His sincere apology canceled his sarcastic […]
noun an archaic name for henna (sense 1), henna (sense 2) Historical Examples Practical Education, Volume II Maria Edgeworth Two Penniless Princesses Charlotte M. Yonge The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 2 of 3) Thomas Browne The Way of the World William Congreve Practical Education, Volume II Maria Edgeworth The New North Agnes Deans […]
a whitish, translucent, crystalline, pleasant-odored terpene ketone, C 10 H 16 O, obtained from the camphor tree, used chiefly in the manufacture of celluloid and in medicine as a counter-irritant for infections and in the treatment of pain and itching. any substance having medicinal or aromatic characteristics similar to those of camphor. Contemporary Examples Fresh […]