CANKER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of canker
Definition:
n. corroding or sloughing ulcer; anything which corrodes, corrupts, or destroy; disease incident to trees, causing the bark to rot and fall off
Example:
Drug addiction is a dangerous canker in society.
Sentence in Classic:
But the lovely aromas in that enchanted air did at last seem to dispel, for a moment, the cankerous thing in his soul.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context