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fester

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a small, inflamed swelling of the skin
  • pus oozed out of the fester

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to go through decomposition
  • a week after the battle the corpses of the fallen were still festering in the fields

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“Fester.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fester. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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