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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I always have at least one purple bruise on the side of my thigh at about table-corner height from the lightest of contact with furniture.
The distraught wife of a man with dementia has been through a two-and-a-half-year fight for answers over severe bruises she believes her husband suffered while in hospital.
Some people bruise more easily than others and if you have kids, they seem to frequently return home with at least one of their knees or shins sporting a big one.
Patients with a history of hematologic diseases, coagulation problems, or acute kidney failure, and those with scars or bruises at the injection sites were excluded.
You can do this five or six hours after the injury which caused the bruise. It works best if you do it for 20 minutes, three times a day.
Mr Lewis said: "He caused that bruise to Elsie's head through violence and he was trying to disguise that act by passing her injury off as the result of yet another domestic accident."
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. The problem may be worse if you take blood-thinning drugs, such as daily low-dose aspirin, clopidogrel (Plavix[R]), or warfarin (Coumadin[R]), since they affect blood clotting.
-- Boiron USA has introduced Arnicare Bruise, an extension of its Arnicare line of natural pain relievers.
Amelia Clifford suffered an 'unexplained' bruise on her head after a stay at Prince Charles Hospital
There were multiple, evenly placed, zigzagshaped bruise lines on the lateral and anterior aspect of the left arm (Figure 1), continuing across the anterior aspect of the left shoulder, extending on to the anterior left chest wall, and running obliquely downwards to the xiphisternum (Figure 2).
"Entries included three bruises across a person's chest, a large bruise to the left thigh, a bruise to the back of a left hand and bruise to a right hip.
Cut at edge of top lip Large cut to left forehead Bruise on top lip Several cuts at right top lip Cut between left eyebrow and forehead Several lacerations to lower lip Haemorrhages in Several cuts on both eyes, often a sign inside of mouth of asphyxiation Large graze on Several cuts at right of chest lower mouth One fractured rib Grazes, cuts and bruising on Cut on back upper arm, of finger elbow, lower arm and hand Grazes to left knee and shin Wounds to right shin The extent of the injuries suffered by police custody death victim Sheku Bayoh can be revealed today.
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.
QI SEEM to bruise more easily than when I was younger.