cold abscess

n.

An abscess not accompanied by heat or other usual signs of inflammation.

Nearby words

  1. colchicine,
  2. colchicum,
  3. colchis,
  4. colcothar,
  5. cold,
  6. cold agglutination,
  7. cold agglutinin,
  8. cold brew,
  9. cold call,
  10. cold cash


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