blister


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Synonyms for blister

Synonyms for blister

Synonyms for blister

a flaw on a surface resulting when an applied substance does not adhere (as an air bubble in a coat of paint)

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(botany) a swelling on a plant similar to that on the skin

(pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid

get blistered

subject to harsh criticism

cause blisters to form on

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Logic TPS, a leading supplier of production equipment to the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and healthcare industries, has announced the availability of a new range of high quality, low cost continuous motion blister packers for the UK pharmaceutical and healthcare market.
Try to leave the skin covering the blister intact, since it acts as a natural barrier to infection.
Following exposure to the sap, painful blisters can start to develop rapidly.
It often is possible to determine the location of the blister-causing agent by examination of a broken blister or a cross section through the defect.
A blister is a bubble or a small pocket of fluid within the upper layer of the skin, which appears as reaction to heat such as scalding and other contact burns.
An untreated blister can pop and become infected, turning a distracting problem into a serious one.
Now I make my own laundry, hand and dish soaps, and can my own vegetables, due to products in cans that cause my hands to blister.
Never burst the blister because the skin acts as a barrier against infection.
These blister films contain PCTFE Aclar [R] UltRx6000 thermoform film and provide pharmaceutical blister packaging with an especially high barrier against moisture.
You should never break a blister caused by a burn because you may introduce infection.
Schreiner MediPharm has developed a specialty film that shields participants in clinical trials from seeing any trial-threatening labeling information on the blister packs of placebos and active drugs.
A blister is a small pocket of fluid in the upper layers of the skin.
com)-- Aras[R], the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions, today announced that the Deutsche Blisterunion (DBU), an association of blister pharmacies, regional operating blister centers and industrial companies providing Blister Packaging of drugs for the individual patient, has selected the Aras PLM software suite to automate and streamline its document control and product release process and eliminate the use of paper documents completely.
it may be advisable to put a plaster over the blister to protect it.