cancro

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin cancer, cancrum. Compare the doublet granchio (crab), inherited through a Vulgar Latin diminutive form.

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Noun[edit]

cancro m (plural cancri)

  1. (oncology) cancer

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cancrō

  1. dative singular of cancer
  2. ablative singular of cancer

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin cancer, cancrum. Doublet of câncer and caranguejo.

Noun[edit]

cancro m (plural cancros)

  1. (Portugal) cancer

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