Abscess

All possible synonyms of the word Abscess as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abscess

Definition

  • symptom consisting of a localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue

Synonyms

  • abscess

Hypernyms

  • symptom: (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

Hyponyms

  • abscessed tooth: an abscess of a common kind in the tissue around a tooth

Part metromyms

  • head: the tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)
  • purulence, purulency: symptom of being purulent (containing or forming pus)

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