Ecthymata
Ecthyma Ec*thy"ma, n.; pl. {Ecthymata}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? pimple, fr. ? to break out.] (Med.) A cutaneous eruption, consisting of large, round pustules, upon an indurated and inflamed base. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster]

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  • Ecthyma — Ec*thy ma, n.; pl. {Ecthymata}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? pimple, fr. ? to break out.] (Med.) A cutaneous eruption, consisting of large, round pustules, upon an indurated and inflamed base. Dunglison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ecthyma — [ ɛktima ] n. m. • 1831; ecthymate 1808; gr. ekthuma ♦ Méd. Pyodermite caractérisée par des pustules dont le centre se recouvre d une croûte masquant une ulcération. ● ecthyma nom masculin (grec ekthuma) Infection cutanée caractérisée par une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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