Sentence Examples


  • Vesica, a bladder), which irritate sufficiently to cause the blood-serum to exude and form vesicles or blisters, e.g.
  • Frost blisters are pustular swellings due to the up-growth of callus-tissue into cavities caused by the uprising of the superficial cortex under the action of intense cold.
  • 24) are of economic importance, as they contain a vesicant substance used for raising medicinal blisters on the human skin.
  • The manifold plate is then heavily punched from one side, so that the opposite face protrudes in broken blisters, which are then hammered down until each becomes a centre of wave propagation.
  • The numerous small blisters or vesicles thus derived coalesce, forming a large sac full of "blister-fluid."