ETYM Latin carbunculus a little coal, a bright kind of precious stone, a kind of tumor, dim. of carbo coal: cf. French carboncle. Related to Carbon.
In medicine, a collection of boils forming an abscess, caused by bacterial infection. It is usually treated with antibiotics.architectural monstrosity or eyesore; red precious stone.
Large boil; garnet cut en cabochon.
An infection larger than a boil and with several openings for discharge of pus.
Grizlica, gnojni prišt.
(precious stone) In gemology, a red precious stone, especially a garnet, cut with a smooth, rounded surface.
Any of several red precious stones
The garnet cut cabochon.
Deep-red cabochon-cut garnet cut without facets.
Crveni plemeniti granat; med. vrsta velikog višeognjišnog čira, naročito na potiljku (kod starijih ljudi).