Definition of Aposteme

1. n. An abscess; a swelling filled with purulent matter.



Definition of Aposteme

1. Noun. (medicine) An abscess; a pustulent swelling. ¹

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Medical Definition of Aposteme

1. An abscess; a swelling filled with purulent matter. [Written corruptly imposthume]. Origin: L. Apostema, Gr. The separation of corrupt matter into an ulcer, fr. To stand off: cf. F. Aposteme. (06 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aposteme

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apostatical
apostatise
apostatised
apostatises
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apostatize
apostatized
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apostaxis
apostemate
apostemation
apostemations
apostematous
aposteme (current term)
apostemes
apostil
apostilb
apostilbs
apostille
apostilles
apostils
apostle spoon
apostle spoons
apostles
apostleship
apostleships
apostolate

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