carbuncle[ kahr-buhng-kuh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF carbuncle
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CARBUNCLE
Tsian Tang brought out a platter of red amber on which lay a carbuncle.
Baron Colditz, the Chancellor, fell ill of a carbuncle in his foot, and died.
The carbuncle of the Dung-Beetle of the Pampas suggested the question.
The second row contained a carbuncle, a jasper, and a sapphire.
It appears to be the same called Carbuncle Mountain on the map.
She wore on her head a lotos-flower, and on her breast a carbuncle.
Page 167, line 67, and seq.—'Carbuncle and Balas ruby,' etc.
The carbuncle is by no means an invariable accompaniment of the disease.
The carbuncle is red, and surpasses the wonders of all other stones.
Now, as she heard Mrs. Carbuncle's words, her courage failed her.