from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small, solid, usually inflammatory elevation of the skin that does not contain pus.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A small, inflammatory, irritated spot on skin; similar in appearance to a pimple, without containing pus.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as papula.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A papula or pimple.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small inflamed elevation of skin that is nonsuppurative (as in chicken pox)
Latin papula.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)