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See definition of bulla on Dictionary.com
  • as inblister
  • as infever blister

synonyms for bulla

  • abscess
  • cyst
  • pimple
  • sore
  • ulcer
  • welt
  • blain
  • bleb
  • boil
  • bubble
  • burn
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • furuncle
  • pustule
  • sac
  • vesication
  • vesicle
  • wale
  • weal
  • wheal
  • blister
  • herpes labialis
  • herpes simplex lesion
  • oral herpes
  • vesicle
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How to use bulla in a sentence

The store sold everyday goods and featured a large brick oven that was used to make its famous bulla cakes, flavorful flat pastries made with flour, ginger and molasses.
THE JAMAICAN CONNECTIONROBERT SAMUELSJANUARY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Its decoration consisted in part of a Swastika similar in form and style to the Etruscan gold “bulla,” fig. 188 in this paper.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
In the latter there is a considerable bulging below the aperture of the ear called the bulla tympani, or bulb of the drum.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
The great cavity is the bulla tympani or bulb of the ear; a m is the auditory meatus or external hole of the ear.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
As a director of the Southwest Museum, Bulla performs another of his services to the community.
SIXTY YEARS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA 1853-1913HARRIS NEWMARK
The external auditory aperture (fig. 75, 7) is a large opening with rough edges at the outer side of the tympanic bulla.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The tympanic is not fused to the periotic and has a small bulla not filled with cancellous bone.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The tympanic bulla is small in Otaria, large in the Phocidae, and flattened in the Walrus.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The tympanic bulla is large and the periotic and tympanic are fused together, but not as a rule to the squamosal.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The tympanic is united with the periotic but not with the squamosal, and forms a large auditory bulla.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BULLA

  • abscess
  • blain
  • bleb
  • boil
  • bubble
  • bulla
  • burn
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • cyst
  • furuncle
  • pimple
  • pustule
  • sac
  • sore
  • ulcer
  • vesication
  • vesicle
  • wale
  • weal
  • welt
  • wheal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.