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whelk

noun

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a small, inflamed swelling of the skin
  • unsightly whelks covered the beggar's face

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The first known use of whelk was before the 12th century

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

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