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(of a boil, abscess, etc.) form pus.‘if you got a wound in that country it never healed but festered white and maturated’fester, form pus, swell up, gather, discharge, rot, run, weep, ooze, come to a headView synonyms
Mid 16th century: from Latin maturat- ripened, hastened, from the verb maturare, from maturus (see mature).
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.