[ puhs-chuh-ley-shuhn ]
/ ˌpʌs tʃəˈleɪ ʃən /
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the formation or breaking out of pustules.
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Example sentences from the Web for pustulation
When applied to the skin, ipecacuanha powder acts as a powerful irritant, even to the extent of causing pustulation.
Medical definitions for pustulation
[ pŭs′chə-lā′shən ]
The formation or appearance of pustules.
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