precancerous[prē kan′sər əs]
precancerous definition by Webster's New World
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that may or is likely to become cancerous: a precancerous mole
precancerous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Of, relating to, or being a condition that typically precedes or develops into a cancer: a precancerous growth.
precancerous - Medical Definition
Of, relating to, or being a condition or lesion that typically precedes or develops into a cancer.