American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society
American Can|cer So|ci|e|ty, the
ACS an organization in the US that provides money for scientists who are studying the causes of cancer and trying to find cures for it. It also gives information to help prevent people getting cancer.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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