pustulation

noun
pus·​tu·​la·​tion | \ ˌpəs-chə-ˈlā-shən How to pronounce pustulation (audio) , ˌpəs-tyə-, -tə- \

Definition of pustulation

1 : the act of producing pustules : the state of having pustules
2 : pustule

First Known Use of pustulation

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pustulation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pustulation. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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