[ bleb ]
/ blɛb /
Medicine/Medical. a blister or vesicle.
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Example sentences from the Web for bleb
Bleb, bleb, n. a transparent blister of the cuticle: a bubble, as in water.
In many cases this swelling amounts to a bleb which may be increased by massage of or pressure upon the eyeball.Glaucoma|Various
British Dictionary definitions for bleb
/ (blɛb) /
a fluid-filled blister on the skin
a small air bubble
Derived forms of blebblebby, adjective
Word Origin for bleb
C17: variant of blob
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Medical definitions for bleb
[ blĕb ]
A large flaccid vesicle.
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