Pustulate
Pustulate Pus"tu*late, Pustulated Pus"tu*la`ted, a. Covered with pustulelike prominences; pustular; pustulous; as, a pustulate leaf; a pustulate shell or coral. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pustulate — Pus tu*late, v. t. [L. pustulatus, p. p. of pustulare to blister, fr. pustula. See {Pustule}.] To form into pustules, or blisters. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pustulate — [pus′chə lāt΄, pus′tyəlāt΄; ] for adj. [, pus′tyo͞olit, pus′tyəlit, pus′tyo͞olāt΄, pus′tyəlāt΄, pus′chəlāt΄] vt., vi. pustulated, pustulating [< LL pustulatus, pp. of pustulare, to blister < pustula: see PUSTULE] to form into pustules adj.… …   English World dictionary

  • pustulate — v. /pus cheuh layt /; adj. /pus cheuh lit, layt /, v., pustulated, pustulating, adj. Pathol. v.t. 1. to cause to form pustules. v.i. 2. to become pustular. adj. 3. covered with pustules. [1600 10; < LL pustulatus, ptp. of pustulare to blister.… …   Universalium

  • pustulate — 1. verb To form, or be formed into pustules 2. adjective Having pustules …   Wiktionary

  • pustulate — pÊŒstʃəleɪt / pÊŒstjÊŠl v. produce pus filled blisters …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pustulate — verb pʌstjʊleɪt form into pustules. adjective pʌstjʊlət chiefly Biology having or covered with pustules. Derivatives pustulation noun Origin ME: from late L. pustulat , pustulare to blister , from pustula pustule …   English new terms dictionary

  • pustulate — pus·tu·late …   English syllables

  • pustulate — pus•tu•late v. [[t]ˈpʌs tʃəˌleɪt[/t]] adj. [[t]ˈpʌs tʃə lɪt, ˌleɪt[/t]] v. lat•ed, lat•ing, adj. 1) pat to form into pustules 2) pat covered with pustules pus tu•la′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • pustulate — v. & adj. v.tr. & intr. form into pustules. adj. of or relating to a pustule or pustules. Derivatives: pustulation n. Etymology: LL pustulare f. pustula: see PUSTULE …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pustulated — Pustulate Pus tu*late, Pustulated Pus tu*la ted, a. Covered with pustulelike prominences; pustular; pustulous; as, a pustulate leaf; a pustulate shell or coral. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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