gumboil


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gum·boil

 (gŭm′boil′)
n.
A small boil or abscess on the gum, often resulting from tooth decay.

gumboil

(ˈɡʌmˌbɔɪl)
n
(Pathology) an abscess on the gums, often at the root of a decayed tooth. Also called: parulis

gum•boil

(ˈgʌmˌbɔɪl)

n.
a small abscess on the gum originating in an abscess in the pulp of a tooth.
[1745–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gumboil - a boil or abscess on the gums
boil, furuncle - a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus
Translations
خُرّاج في اللثَّه
otok dásně
tandbyld
fogínytályog
tannkÿli
absces na ďasne
dişeti iltihabı

gumboil

[ˈgʌmbɔɪl] Nflemón m

gumboil

[ˈgʌmbɔɪl] nabcès m dentaire

gumboil

[ˈgʌmˌbɔɪl] nascesso gengivale

gum1

(gam) noun
(usually in plural) the firm flesh in which the teeth grow.
ˈgumboil noun
a painful swelling in the gum.

gum·boil

n. absceso en la encía, flemón.
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Inderjit Badhwar, a leading journalist of India and former executive editor of India today, after having witnessed the boiling situation in Kashmir, observed that "the state (Kashmir) is festering like a sensitive gumboil.
Numbers 1-6 below the figure correspond to a yellow gumboil within Figure 1.
One of the most valuable types of carbonate raw materials are the limestone used as the main gumboil in ferrous and nonferrous metallurgy and by alumina production [2].