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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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The highest number of slightly bright red bruises was observed in 16 month cattle while the 24 month old cattle had the lowest slightly bright bruised meat (Figure 2).
Ulrika, 39, said: "I've got no finesse as a skater and my ribs are all bruised from being manhandled and flipped over.
"It works by stimulating the white blood cells that process congested blood, and by dispersing trapped fluids from joints, muscles and bruised tissue, thereby decreasing discoloration and inflammation."
Witch Hazel has a very soothing; cooling effect on bruised skin ( however it is not suited to sensitive skin as it is highly astringent.
He scraped his knees and when he put out his hands to break his fall, the beam of timber rolls down his bruised and bleeding back.
A mum-of-two is taking legal action amid claims she was left bruised by police officers after a night in the cells.
One of the victims suffered a broken cheekbone and a severely bruised right eye, the other severe bruising.
PAPINEAU'S participation in the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes at Ascot on Saturday week has been put in doubt after the colt suffered a bruised foot.
She reaches back tentatively but lives her life in terror, bruised and battered on every inch of her body.
With the publication of Bruised Hibiscus, Elizabeth Nunez has greatly enriched the rapidly developing field of African diaspora literature.
* Common injuries and locations: Bruises, sprains, strains, pulled muscles, soft tissue tears such as ligaments, broken bones, internal injuries (bruised or damaged organs), back injuries, sunburn.
When the spine is severely bruised, some nerve cells die off immediately.
"I've seen tourists looking for something extra when it comes to Indians," said Pat Provost, who, along with wife Jenny Bruised Head, operate Sundance Traditional Tours.
Avoid: Bruised fruit or fruit that yields to slight pressure on the skin.
When a fruit or vegetable is bruised or wounded, certain genes are turned on while others are turned off.