impostume

noun im·pos·tume \ im-ˈpäs-ˌchüm \
variants: or imposthume play \im-ˈpäs-ˌthüm, -ˌthyüm\

Definition of impostume

archaic

Origin and Etymology of impostume

Middle English emposteme, ultimately from Greek apostēma, from aphistanai to remove, from apo- + histanai to cause to stand — more at stand


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