HyperDic: lesion

English > 2 senses of the word lesion:
NOUNstatelesionany localized abnormal structural change in a bodily part
statelesion, woundan injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)
lesion > pronunciation
Soundsliy'zhahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > lesion: 2 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningAny localized abnormal structural change in a bodily part.
NarrowertubercleA swelling that is the characteristic lesion of tuberculosis
ulcer, ulcerationA circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue
BroaderpathologyAny deviation from a healthy or normal / normal condition
Spanishlesión
Catalanlesió
English > lesion: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningAn injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin).
Synonymwound
Narrowerabrasion, scratch, scrape, excoriationAn abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
biteA wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person
cut, gash, slash, sliceA wound made by cutting
lacerationA torn ragged wound
raw woundA wound that exposes subcutaneous tissue
stigmatamarks resembling the wounds on the crucified body of Christ
Broaderinjury, hurt, harm, traumaAny physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
Spanishherida, lesión
Catalanferida, lesió

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