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cankered

[kang-kerd] /ˈkæŋ kərd/
adjective
1.
morally corrupt.
3.
  1. destroyed or having portions destroyed by the feeding of a cankerworm.
  2. having a cankerous part; infected with a canker.
4.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English; see canker, -ed3
Related forms
cankeredly, adverb
cankeredness, noun
uncankered, adjective
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