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Synonyms of 'ulcer'

(noun) 
Definition
an open sore on the surface of the skin or a mucous membrane
In addition to headaches, you may develop stomach ulcers.
Synonyms
sore
All of us had long sores on our backs.
,
abscess
In the case of an abscess, seek medical treatment immediately.
,
gathering (informal)
,
peptic ulcer
,
gumboil

Additional synonyms

in the sense of abscess
Definition
a swelling containing pus as a result of inflammation
In the case of an abscess, seek medical treatment immediately.
Synonyms
gathering (informal),
whitlow,
blain,
carbuncle,
bubo,
furuncle,
gumboil,
parulis
in the sense of gathering
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