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pustule

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Illness & disability
pustulepus‧tule /ˈpʌstjuːl $ -tʃuːl/ noun [countable]  medicalMI a small raised spot on your skin containing pus
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pustuleThe broken pustules then burned like dots of acid.Avicenna claimed it caused melancholia, and Rhazes cautioned that it inflamed the blood and caused pustules in the mouth.It was covered in weeping pustules and had been isolated from the group.
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