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Definition of Blister
Blister Blis"ter, v. t.
1. To raise a blister or blisters upon.
My hands were blistered. --Franklin.
2. To give pain to, or to injure, as if by a blister.
This tyrant, whose sole name blisters our tongue.
BlisterBlister Blis"ter, n. [OE.; akin to OD. bluyster, fr. the same
root as blast, bladder, blow. See Blow to eject wind.]
1. A vesicle of the skin, containing watery matter or serum,
whether occasioned by a burn or other injury, or by a
vesicatory; a collection of serous fluid causing a
bladderlike elevation of the cuticle.
And painful blisters swelled my tender hands.
2. Any elevation made by the separation of the film or skin,
as on plants; or by the swelling of the substance at the
surface, as on steel.
3. A vesicatory; a plaster of Spanish flies, or other matter,
applied to raise a blister. --Dunglison.
Blister beetle, a beetle used to raise blisters, esp. the
Lytta (or Cantharis) vesicatoria, called Cantharis or
Spanish fly by druggists. See Cantharis.
Blister fly, a blister beetle.
Blister plaster, a plaster designed to raise a blister; --
usually made of Spanish flies.
Blister steel, crude steel formed from wrought iron by
cementation; -- so called because of its blistered
surface. Called also blistered steel.
Blood blister. See under Blood. BlisterBlister Blis"ter, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Blistered; p. pr. &
vb. n. Blistering.]
To be affected with a blister or blisters; to have a blister
Let my tongue blister. --Shak.
Meaning of Blister from wikipedia
- infection. Most blisters
with a clear
fluid, either serum
or plasma. However, blisters
can be filled
(known as "blood blisters
") or with...
- A blood blister
is a type of blister
when subdermal tissues
and blood vessels
are damaged without piercing
the skin. It consists
of a pool of...
- Edema blisters
as "Edema bulla", "Hydrostatic bulla," and "Stasis blister
") are a cutaneous condition
with an acute...
- A blister
pack is any of several types
of pre-formed plastic packaging
used for small consumer
goods, foods, and for pharmaceuticals. The primary
- Blister beetles
of the family
Meloidae, so called
for their defensive secretion
of a blistering
agent, cantharidin. About
in the Sun" is a song by American
rock band Violent
Femmes, originally released
1983 self-titled debut
in the Sun" was...
- Sucking blisters
are a cutaneous condition
that is present
on their extremities
at birth. This is not to be confused
- The Hope Blister
were an ambient
band that were active
from 1997 to 1999. The band was directed
by 4AD Records founder
Ivo Watts-Russell, with the music...
- A blister agent
(or vesicant), is a chemical compound
that causes severe
skin, eye and mucosal
pain and irritation. They are named
for their ability
- Fracture blisters occur
on skin overlying
bone, and fractures complicated
by the development
of overlying blisters remain
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