Definition of verrucous in US English:

verrucous

adjective

  • See verruca

    • ‘Histology confirmed the diagnosis of verrucous keratosis.’
    • ‘Lesions consist of erythematous papules, nodules, pustules, verrucous, or granulomatous lesions.’
    • ‘Examination revealed yellow to dark-brown, hairless, verrucous and micronodular lesions on the right temporal area of her scalp.’
    • ‘Treatment of verrucous carcinoma is surgical.’
    • ‘External warts can appear as small bumps, or they may be flat, verrucous, or pedunculated.’

Pronunciation

verrucous

/vəˈro͞okəs/