Definition of furunculous in English:

furunculous

adjective

  • See furuncle

    • ‘A 4-year-old girl, who had just arrived from Bolivia, was referred to our Emergency Department, as a result of furunculous lesions on the scalp.’
    • ‘In vivid portrayals, they visualise their suffering in the form of furunculous skin, crippled limbs, resigned postures and contorted facial traits.’

Pronunciation

furunculous

/fjʊəˈrʌŋkjʊləs/