Definición de pustule en inglés:

pustule

Saltos de línea: pus|tule
Pronunciación: /ˈpʌstjuːl
 
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sustantivo

  • 1A small blister or pimple on the skin containing pus.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Lesions consist of erythematous papules, nodules, pustules, verrucous, or granulomatous lesions.
    • Two months later, the purulent discharge, pustules, and erythema had resolved, and the nodules had diminished in size.
    • These pimples vary according to the severity of the acne and range from whiteheads, blackheads, pustules, nodules to cysts.
    Sinónimos
    pimple, spot, blackhead, boil, swelling, eruption, carbuncle, wen, cyst, abscess, blister
    informal whitehead, zit
    Scottish informal plook
    technical comedo
    rare papule, bleb, blain, whelk
  • 1.1 Biology A small raised spot or rounded swelling, especially one on a plant resulting from fungal infection.
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    • As the name implies the rust pustules appear as distinct yellow-orange stripes on the leaves.
    • Mature soybean rust pustules have a small round opening at the top for spore release.
    • Some fields surveyed had orange leaf rust pustules on the lower leaves.

Derivativos

pustular

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Neem soap has been going for years - especially popular with pustular teenagers on the subcontinent.
  • Things get nasty as one by one the inhabitants of the house fall prey to the ever increasing hoard of pustular monstrosities.
  • He looks back and down towards his enlarged, veined, pustular, phlebitic left leg.

Origen

late Middle English: from Latin pustula.

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