HyperDic: pustule

English > 1 sense of the word pustule:
NOUNstatepustulea small inflamed elevation of skin containing pus
English > pustule: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningA small inflamed elevation of skin containing pus; a blister filled with pus.
NarrowerpockA pustule in an eruptive disease
Broaderblister, bulla, bleb(pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid
pimple, hickey, zitA small inflamed elevation of the skin
Adjectivespustulate(of complexion) blemished by imperfections of the skin

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