Definition of Carbuncle

Carbuncle n. means: A charge or bearing supposed to represent the precious stone. It has eight scepters or staves radiating from a common center. Called also escarbuncle.

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Carbuncle n. means: A charge or bearing supposed to represent the precious stone. It has eight scepters or staves radiating from a common center. Called also escarbuncle.

Meaning of Carbuncle

Carbuncle (n.) means: A charge or bearing supposed to represent the precious stone. It has eight scepters or staves radiating from a common center. Called also escarbuncle.

More meanings / definitions of Carbuncle or words, sentences containing Carbuncle?

Carbuncular (a.): Belonging to a carbuncle; resembling a carbuncle; red; inflamed.

Anthrax (n.): A carbuncle.

Charbocle (n.): Carbuncle.

Escarbuncle (n.): See Carbuncle, 3.

Carbuncled (a.): Affected with a carbuncle or carbuncles; marked with red sores; pimpled and blotched.

Carbuncle (n.): A charge or bearing supposed to represent the precious stone. It has eight scepters or staves radiating from a common center. Called also escarbuncle.

Ruby (n.): That which has the color of the ruby, as red wine. Hence, a red blain or carbuncle.

Carbuncle (n.): A beautiful gem of a deep red color (with a mixture of scarlet) called by the Greeks anthrax; found in the East Indies. When held up to the sun, it loses its deep tinge, and becomes of the color of burning coal. The name belongs for the most part to ruby sapphire, though it has been also given to red spinel and garnet.

Carbuncle (n.): A very painful acute local inflammation of the subcutaneous tissue, esp. of the trunk or back of the neck, characterized by brawny hardness of the affected parts, sloughing of the skin and deeper tissues, and marked constitutional depression. It differs from a boil in size, tendency to spread, and the absence of a central core, and is frequently fatal. It is also called anthrax.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Carbuncle

Meaning of CARBUNCLE

CARBUNCLE means: Carbuncle is London Cockney rhyming slang for uncle.

Meaning of Carby 

Carby  means: (n.) Carbuncle

Meaning of Curebuncle

Curebuncle means: (n.) Emerald Carbuncle

Meaning of Tankbuncle 

Tankbuncle  means: (n.) Topaz Carbuncle

Meaning of FTW/FTL 

FTW/FTL  means: (acr.) (phrase) For the Win. FTL refers to the opposite, For the Loss/Lose. Both acronyms can be changed to FTFW/FTFL or FTMFW/FTMFL (which include expletives) to show more flavor. They are used in context to indicate support or disdain (respectively) in the same way "Hurray!" or "That sucks!" are used. "Carbuncle FTW!"

Meaning of Carbuncular

Carbuncular means: Belonging to a carbuncle; resembling a carbuncle; red; inflamed.

Meaning of Anthrax

Anthrax means: A carbuncle.

Meaning of Charbocle

Charbocle means: Carbuncle.

Meaning of Escarbuncle

Escarbuncle means: See Carbuncle, 3.

Meaning of Carbuncled

Carbuncled means: Affected with a carbuncle or carbuncles; marked with red sores; pimpled and blotched.

Meaning of Carbuncle

Carbuncle means: A charge or bearing supposed to represent the precious stone. It has eight scepters or staves radiating from a common center. Called also escarbuncle.

Meaning of Ruby

Ruby means: That which has the color of the ruby, as red wine. Hence, a red blain or carbuncle.

Meaning of Carbuncle

Carbuncle means: A beautiful gem of a deep red color (with a mixture of scarlet) called by the Greeks anthrax; found in the East Indies. When held up to the sun, it loses its deep tinge, and becomes of the color of burning coal. The name belongs for the most part to ruby sapphire, though it has been also given to red spinel and garnet.

Meaning of Carbuncle

Carbuncle means: A very painful acute local inflammation of the subcutaneous tissue, esp. of the trunk or back of the neck, characterized by brawny hardness of the affected parts, sloughing of the skin and deeper tissues, and marked constitutional depression. It differs from a boil in size, tendency to spread, and the absence of a central core, and is frequently fatal. It is also called anthrax.

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