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pustulant

[puhs-chuh-luh nt]
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adjective
  1. causing the formation of pustules.
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noun
  1. a medicine or agent causing pustulation.
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Origin of pustulant

1870–75; < Late Latin pūstulant- (stem of pūstulāns), present participle of pūstulāre to blister. See pustule, -ant
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British Dictionary definitions for pustulant

pustulant

adjective
  1. causing the formation of pustules
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noun
  1. an agent causing such formation
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pustulant in Medicine

pustulant

(pŭschə-lənt)
adj.
  1. Causing the formation of pustules.
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