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- n. Plural form of gumboil.
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Grace wouldn't touch them; said she had enough pig in her system to last her ten years and she knew she'd break out in gumboils.
When split open, and applied as hot as they can be borne against gumboils, and similar suppurative gatherings, they afford ease, and promote maturation of the abscess; and likewise they will help raw, unhealthy sores to heal.
I wish you gumboils and dandruff, you Cohen-seeing git.