water blister


a blister that contains a clear, serous fluid, as distinguished from a blood blister, in which the fluid contains blood.

Nearby words

  1. water bed,
  2. water beetle,
  3. water bench,
  4. water bird,
  5. water biscuit,
  6. water boat,
  7. water boatman,
  8. water bomb,
  9. water bomber,
  10. water bottle

Origin of water blister

First recorded in 1890–95

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British Dictionary definitions for water blister

water blister


a blister containing watery or serous fluid, without any blood or pus
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Medicine definitions for water blister

water blister


A blister having watery contents without blood or pus.

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