Definitions of blain

  1. an inflammatory swelling or sore Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. An inflammatory swelling or sore; a bulla, pustule, or blister. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A bladder growing on the root of the tongue of a horse, against the windpipe, and stopping the breath. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. A sore on the skin, blister, blotch. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  5. A boil or blister. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. A tumor; blister. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. A pustule; a blister; a disease in cattle. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. A sore; a blister. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. bl[=a]n, n. a boil or blister. [A.S. blegen, a blister, prob. from blawan, to blow.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  10. A pustule; a botch; a blister. In Scotland, a mark left by a wound; the discolouring of the skin after a sore.-Jamieson. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  11. Inflamed sore on skin, pustule. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  12. n. [Anglo-Saxon] An inflammatory swelling or sore; a pastule; a blister. Cabinet Dictionary
  13. A pustule, a blister. Complete Dictionary