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English definition of “contusion”

contusion

noun [C] uk   /kənˈtjuː.ʒən/ us    /-ˈtuː-/ specialized
a bruise nounSkin complaints and blemishes
contuse
verb [I or T] uk   /kənˈtjuːz/ us    /-ˈtuːz/ specialized
to bruiseSkin complaints and blemishes
(Definition of contusion from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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