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malignant
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harmful or evil

or in medicine:  characterized by progressive and uncontrolled harmful growth — especially of a tumor
  • Once that had healed, Doctors Peter Phillips and Lewis Strauss would come up with a chemotherapy program to kill any remaining malignant cells.
    p. 173.4

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