from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb Present participle of
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word abscessing.
So Thomas was injured a couple of days ago, a nasty bite on the shoulder which I didn't notice until Tuesday night because it started bleeding and abscessing.
June 28th, 2007 curufea 2007
All 27 finance ministers are assessing the broader picture and abscessing the risk of "contagion" from Greece to other, much bigger economies, including Italy.
7. Tooth decay was rampant at Hardin Village and led to early abscessing and tooth loss; decay was unusual at Indian Knoll and abscessing occurred later in life because of severe wear to the teeth.
Nutrition and health in agriculturalists and hunter-gatherers | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D. 2009
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.