Meaning of carcinosis in English:

carcinosis

Pronunciation /ˌkɑːsɪˈnəʊsɪs/

noun

Medicine
  • Originally: cancer as a disease or disease process (now rare). In later use: = "carcinomatosis".

Origin

Mid 19th century. Probably partly from scientific Latin carcinosis, and partly from carcin- + -osis, after French carcinose, German Karzinose.