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pustulate

verb pus·tu·late \ -ˌlāt \

Definition of pustulate

-ed/-ing/-s
transitive verb
:to cause to form into pustules
intransitive verb
:to become pustulous

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Origin and Etymology of pustulate

Late Latin pustulatus, past participle of pustulare to blister, from Latin pustula pustule, blister


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pustulate

adjective pus·tu·late \ -lə̇t , -ˌlāt \
variants: or pustulated \-ˌlātə̇d\

Definition of pustulate

:covered with pustules or similar prominences

Origin and Etymology of pustulate

pustulate from Late Latin pustulatus blistered, from past participle of pustulare; pustulated from past participle of 1pustulate


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