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[v. puhs-chuh-leyt; adj. puhs-chuh-lit, -leyt] /v. ˈpʌs tʃəˌleɪt; adj. ˈpʌs tʃə lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
verb (used with object), pustulated, pustulating.
1.
to cause to form pustules.
verb (used without object), pustulated, pustulating.
2.
to become pustular.
adjective
3.
covered with pustules.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; < Late Latin pūstulātus, past participle of pūstulāre to blister. See pustule, -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for pustulate

pustulate

verb (ˈpʌstjʊˌleɪt)
1.
to form or cause to form into pustules
adjective (ˈpʌstjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
2.
covered with pustules
Derived Forms
pustulation, noun
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pustulate in Medicine

pustulate pus·tu·late (pŭs'chə-lāt', pŭs'tyə-)
v. pus·tu·lat·ed, pus·tu·lat·ing, pus·tu·lates
To form or cause to form pustules.

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