bruise


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Synonyms for bruise

Synonyms for bruise

to make a bruise or bruises on

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an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration

injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of

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break up into small pieces for food preparation

damage (plant tissue) by abrasion or pressure

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If a bump or bruise becomes very swollen or painful see your GP.
This means that if you bump your arm or leg against the furniture, you can easily break the blood vessels just under the surface of your skin and cause a bruise.
According to Wittenberg, bruise relief is an emerging subsegment within the first aid category due to three broad audiences:
Having been notified of the bruising, a paediatric registrar re-examined Amelia where a total of four bruises on her head were recorded.
A bruise which bears the shape, imprint or contour of the impacting object, or anything that is interposed between the impacting object and the skin is called a patterned bruise.
Unexplained bruises and injuries to some of the 21 elderly residents and a lack of staff with specialist training were two main areas of concern.
Four days later a family member who went to pick the child up at an arranged meeting place in Stokesley saw a fresh dark bruise on her face.
REARLY HURTS: Bruise on bot SWOLLEN: Madge's injured lip and knee
SAN FRANCISCO -- The color of a bruise indicates its age.
In this study, geometrical properties such as linear dimensions, sphericity, mass of fruit, projected area, surface area, true density, volume, hydrodynamic properties in water namely terminal velocity, drag force and buoyant force and bruising characteristics like as bruise area and bruise volume of two varieties of table olive fruit were determined.
Q I find that I bruise more easily than when I was younger.
However, the likelihood of having a non-inflicted bruise in a child who is not independently mobile has been estimated to be <1%.
Aid Arnica Compress for strained muscles and bad bruises; Arnica Bump and Bruise Relief, perfect for the athlete with sore muscles or the person in need of comfort from the bumps, strains, sprains and bruises of life; Calendula Wound Cleanser, which helps heal minor cuts, scrapes and inflammation safely and naturally with the gentle cleansing, astringent action of calendula; as well as Mercurialis Wound Rescue to heal inflamed, infected or poorly healing wounds with the aid of natural anti-inflammatory mercurialis (dog's mercury).
Blood-thinning drugs like aspirin and warfarin (Coumadin) can make you bruise more easily because they affect blood clotting.