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Meaning of PUSTULE

Pronunciation:  'pustyool

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a small inflamed elevation of skin containing pus
 

PUSTULE is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 See Also: hickey, pimple, pock

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pus"tule\ (?; 135), n. [L. pustula, and pusula: cf. F.
pustule.] (Med.)
A vesicle or an elevation of the cuticle with an inflamed
base, containing pus.

{Malignant pustule}. See under {Malignant}.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: This is an elevated lesion on the skin that contains pus.
 

 

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