Usage examples for cancerous

  1. The first and most important step in treatment is to assure the patient that the condition is not cancerous. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  2. The sword of love therefore becomes the sword of righteousness that cuts out the cancerous growth that is given from to by malignant ill will; the sword of righteousness that strikes down slavery and oppression; the sword of righteousness therefore that becomes the sword of civilization. – The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit by Ralph Waldo Trine
  3. Of the cancerous places in the social structure she had known, of course; at times she had even gone so far as to judge herself a wide- awake, keen- seeing woman, but now ... – Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus
  4. For a fomentation with the Water Hemlock half- a- pound of the fresh leaves, or three ounces of the dried leaves should be boiled in three pints of water down to a quart; and this will be found very helpful for soothing and healing painful cancerous, or scrofulous sores. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  5. The kidney may be the seat of cancerous or simple tumors, and it may be unnaturally enlarged or reduced in size, but though there may be signs of urinary disorder the true nature of the disease is seldom manifest until after death. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  6. My heart has beaten with joy because you were free of every degenerate trace that has marked and scarred Europe's cancerous Royalty! – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck
  7. It is reported that in nine cases out of ten thus treated the cancerous growths disappear. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  8. The President was seriously handicapped at this time by a cancerous growth in the jaw, necessitating an operation, news of which was withheld from the public for fear of its ill effect on the financial situation. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
  9. It was a cancerous egotism of mine that was trying to eat you up, live you up into myself. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  10. From the days of the great Peter this Teuton influence had been creeping imperceptibly over the Slav race like some cancerous soul- growth. – England and Germany by Emile Joseph Dillon
  11. A wound formed which had a cancerous appearance. – The Secret of Sarek by Maurice Leblanc
  12. Nevertheless, I can't help but feel a deep compassion for these desperate men, who are attempting to cut out the cancerous growth of the secret rule of terror with a knife. – Andrea Delfin by Paul Heyse
  13. Here and there in the crowd appear all forms of affliction- hideous lepers and other victims of cancerous and ulcerous diseases, with the noses, lips, fingers and feet eaten away; paralytics in all stages of the disease, people whose limbs are twisted with rheumatism, men and women covered with all kinds of sores, fanatical ascetics with their hair matted with mud and their bodies smeared with ashes, ragged tramps, blind and deformed beggars, women leading children or carrying infants in their arms, handsome rajahs, important officials attended by their servants and chaplains, richly dressed women with their faces closely veiled, dignified and thoughtful Brahmins followed by their disciples, farmers, laborers bearing the signs of toil, and other classes of human society in every stage of poverty or prosperity. – Modern India by William Eleroy Curtis
  14. Like an excrescence on the flank of Mother Earth herself, the mound loomed; like an unhealthy, cancerous growth. – The Raid on the Termites by Paul Ernst
  15. He is in the hospital with a cancerous sore upon his right leg. – The Poorhouse Waif and His Divine Teacher by Isabel C. Byrum
  16. He discovered that it was invariably the same; not merely does all cancerous material, for example, yield the same rate, but the blood of a person suffering from cancer yields that rate, at all times and under all circumstances. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair