blister

  • 21blister — I. /ˈblɪstə / (say blistuh) noun 1. a thin vesicle on the skin, containing watery matter or serum, as from a burn or other injury. 2. any similar swelling, as an air bubble in a casting or a paint blister. 3. → blister pearl. 4. (formerly) a… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 22blister — n. 1) to open a blister 2) a fever blister (AE; CE has cold sore) 3) a blister bursts; forms * * * [ blɪstə] forms a blister bursts to open a blister a fever blister (AE; CE has cold sore) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 23blister — n. & v. n. 1 a small bubble on the skin filled with serum and caused by friction, burning, etc. 2 a similar swelling on any other surface. 3 Med. anything applied to raise a blister. 4 sl. an annoying person. v. 1 tr. raise a blister on. 2 intr.… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 24Blister — Der Begriff Blister (engl.: Beule, Blase) bezeichnet: ein Vorsegel auf Schiffen, siehe Blister (Segel) (auch: Gennaker) in der Verpackungsindustrie eine Sichtverpackung bei Tablettenverpackungen, wo die Tabletten durch eine Rückwand aus Aluminium …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 25blister — {{11}}blister (n.) c.1300, perhaps via O.Fr. blestre blister, lump, bump, from a Scandinavian source (Cf. O.N. blastr a blowing, dat. blæstri swelling ), or from M.Du. blyster swelling; perhaps from PIE *bhlei to blow, swell, extension of root… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 26blister — I UK [ˈblɪstə(r)] / US [ˈblɪstər] noun [countable] Word forms blister : singular blister plural blisters 1) a swollen area on your skin that is full of a clear liquid and is caused by being burned or rubbed 2) a small raised area on a surface… …

    English dictionary

  • 27blister — I. noun Etymology: Middle English blister, blester, probably from Old English *blýster, *blǣster; akin to Old Norse blāstr swelling, Old English blǣst blast Date: 14th century 1. an elevation of the epidermis containing watery liquid 2. an… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 28blister — /blis teuhr/, n. 1. a thin vesicle on the skin, containing watery matter or serum, as from a burn or other injury. 2. any similar swelling, as an air bubble in a coat of paint. 3. a relatively large bubble occurring in glass during blowing. 4.… …

    Universalium

  • 29Blister — (Voz inglesa.) ► sustantivo masculino INDUSTRIA Envase para la presentación de productos manufacturados, que consiste en una lámina de cartón sobre la que se colocan éstos, recubierto todo por una película transparente de plástico con… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 30Blister — Blịs|ter 〈m. 3〉 I 〈unz.〉 ein salbenähnliches Mittel zur Versorgung u. Therapie von Verletzungen im Beinbereich von Pferden II 〈zählb.〉 Produktverpackung aus (durchsichtiger) Kunststofffolie [engl., „Blase“; zu blister pack „Klarsichtpackung“] *… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 31blister — blis|ter1 [ˈblıstə US ər] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: blestre, blostre swelling on the skin , from Middle Dutch bluyster blister ] 1.) a swelling on your skin containing clear liquid, caused for example by a burn or continuous… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 32blister — blis•ter [[t]ˈblɪs tər[/t]] n. 1) pat a thin vesicle on the skin containing watery matter or serum, as from a burn or other injury 2) any similar swelling, as an air bubble in a coat of paint 3) mil a transparent dome on the fuselage of an… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 33blister — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Blister is used before these nouns: ↑pack {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} verb ADVERB ▪ badly ▪ Her feet were badly blistered. Blister is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑skin …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 34blister — Synonyms and related words: abscess, air bubble, aposteme, assail, attack, balloon, bed sore, bilge, birthmark, blackhead, bladder, blain, blaze, bleb, blemish, blob, blood blister, boil, boss, bow, brand, bubble, bubo, bulb, bulge, bulla, bump,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 35blister — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. vesicle; bubble, sac. See receptacle. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. vesicle, bleb, sac, bulla, wheal, wale, weal, welt, blood blister, water blister, second degree burn; see also injury 1 , sore . v. Syn.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 36blister — blis|ter1 [ blıstər ] noun count 1. ) a swollen area on your skin that is full of a clear liquid and is caused by being burned or rubbed 2. ) a small raised area on a surface that is filled with air blister blis|ter 2 [ blıstər ] verb… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 37blister — [[t]blɪ̱stə(r)[/t]] blisters, blistering, blistered 1) N COUNT A blister is a painful swelling on the surface of your skin. Blisters contain a clear liquid and are usually caused by heat or by something repeatedly rubbing your skin. 2) V ERG When …

    English dictionary

  • 38blister — n. a swelling containing watery fluid (serum) and sometimes also blood (blood blister) or pus, within or just beneath the skin. Blisters commonly develop as a result of unaccustomed friction on the hands or feet or at the site of a burn but are… …

    The new mediacal dictionary

  • 39blíster — {{#}}{{LM B05539}}{{〓}} {{[}}blíster{{]}} ‹blís·ter› {{◆}}(pl. blísteres){{◇}} {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} Envase para varios productos pequeños que está formado por un soporte de cartón sobre el que va pegada una lámina de plástico transparente con… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 40blister — 1. noun a) A small bubble between the layers of the skin that contains watery or bloody fluid and is caused by friction and pressure, burning, freezing, chemical irritation, disease or infection. T is written in the Hebrew Chronicle, / How the… …

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