gumboil

noun
gum·​boil | \ ˈgəm-ˌbȯi(-ə)l How to pronounce gumboil (audio) \

Definition of gumboil

: an abscess in the gum

First Known Use of gumboil

1753, in the meaning defined above

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“Gumboil.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gumboil. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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gumboil

noun
gum·​boil | \ ˈgəm-ˌbȯil How to pronounce gumboil (audio) \

Medical Definition of gumboil

: an abscess in the gum

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