Meaning of ABSCESS in English

ABSCESS

n. Function: noun

a localized swollen area of infection containing pus FF1C; had an abscess on his leg FF1E;

Synonyms: boil, carbuncle, furuncle, pimple, pustule

Related Words: lesion, sore, trauma; botch, ulcer

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.