any of various beetles of the family Meloidae, many of which produce a secretion capable of blistering the skin. noun any beetle of the family Meloidae, many of which produce a secretion that blisters the skin See also Spanish fly
a thin vesicle on the skin, containing watery matter or serum, as from a burn or other injury. any similar swelling, as an air bubble in a coat of paint. a relatively large bubble occurring in glass during blowing. Military. a transparent bulge or dome on the fuselage of an airplane, usually for mounting a […]
a matte of from 96 to 99 percent copper, having a blistered surface after smelting because of gases generated during solidification. noun an impure form of copper having a blister-like surface due to the release of gas during cooling
a poison gas that burns or blisters the tissues of the body; vesicant.