dry abscess

[ drī ]

n.

The remains of an abscess after the pus is absorbed.

Nearby words

  1. drusilla,
  2. drusus,
  3. druthers,
  4. druze,
  5. dry,
  6. dry adiabatic lapse rate,
  7. dry as dust,
  8. dry battery,
  9. dry beer,
  10. dry behind the ears


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