Etymology
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carbuncular (adj.)

"of, pertaining to, or resembling a carbuncle; red, inflamed," 1737, from Latin carbunculus (see carbuncle) + -ar.

updated on October 09, 2017

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Definitions of carbuncular from WordNet

carbuncular (adj.)
afflicted with or resembling a carbuncle;
Synonyms: carbuncled
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