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English noun: wart

1. wart (shape) any small rounded protuberance (as on certain plants or animals)

Broader (hypernym)bulge, bump, excrescence, extrusion, gibbosity, gibbousness, hump, jut, prominence, protrusion, protuberance, swelling

Domain categoryanimal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna

2. wart (state) an imperfection in someone or something that is suggestive of a wart (especially in smallness or unattractiveness)

Broader (hypernym)imperfection, imperfectness

3. wart (attribute) (pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus


Broader (hypernym)blemish, defect, keratosis, mar

Narrower (hyponym)common wart, condyloma acuminatum, genital wart, juvenile wart, plantar wart, venereal wart, verruca acuminata

Domain categorypathology

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