Imposthumate
Imposthumate Im*post"hu*mate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imposthumated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imposthumating}.] To affect with an imposthume or abscess. [1913 Webster]

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  • Imposthumate — Im*post hu*mate, v. t. [See {Imposthume}.] To apostemate; to form an imposthume or abscess. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Imposthumate — Im*post hu*mate, a. Imposthumated. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • imposthumate —   v.i.,v.t. form or inflict an abscess.    ♦ impostumation, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • imposthumate — verb see impostumate * * * imposˈtumate or imposˈthumate transitive verb and intransitive verb To affect with or form into an impostume • • • Main Entry: ↑impostume …   Useful english dictionary

  • Imposthumated — Imposthumate Im*post hu*mate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imposthumated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imposthumating}.] To affect with an imposthume or abscess. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Imposthumating — Imposthumate Im*post hu*mate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imposthumated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imposthumating}.] To affect with an imposthume or abscess. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Imposthume — Im*post hume, v. t. & i. Same as {Imposthumate}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impostumate — verb or imposthumate ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: impostume (I), imposthume + ate transitive verb obsolete : to affect with an impostume : to cause to have an impostume …   Useful english dictionary

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