pustulant

[puhs-chuh-luh nt]

adjective

causing the formation of pustules.

noun

a medicine or agent causing pustulation.

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

causing the formation of pustules

noun

an agent causing such formation
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pustulant in Medicine

pustulant

[pŭschə-lənt]

adj.

Causing the formation of pustules.
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