- a soft venereal ulcer, esp of the male genitals, caused by infection with the bacillus Haemophilus ducreyi
- relating to or resembling a chancroid or chancre
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
Pathologyan infectious venereal ulcer with a soft base. Also called simple chancre, soft chancre.
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chancroid /ˈʃæŋkrɔɪd/ n
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