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blister in Illness & disability topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishblisterblis‧ter1 /ˈblɪstə $ -ər/ ●○○ noun [countable]  1 MIINJUREa swelling on your skin containing clear liquid, caused, for example, by a burn or continuous rubbing New shoes always give me blisters.2 DTa swelling on the surface of metal, rubber, painted wood etc
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blisterIn doing so, he developed a blister on his foot that turned into a diabetic ulcer.It is a flu-like illness which causes blisters on the hands and mouth.After two miles of road, and maybe the first blisters and unknown muscles making their presence felt, came the test!It affects all cloven-hoofed animals, which develop painful blisters around the mouth and feet.The blisters were hurting and the men persuasive.