Ambustion
Ambustion \Am*bus"tion\ (?; 106), n. [L. ambustio.] (Med.) A burn or scald. --Blount. [1913 Webster]

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  • ambustial — amˈbustial, a. rare 0. [improp. f. L. ambūstum a burn, or ambūstiōn em burning.] ‘Produced by, or being in connection with, a burn.’ Syd. Soc. Lex. 1879 …   Useful english dictionary

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