meaning of Bulla

Bulla meaning in General Dictionary

A bleb a vesicle or an elevation for the cuticle containing a transparent watery fluid

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  • the round leaden seal attached to a papal bull
  • (pathology) an elevation of the skin full of serous substance
  • A bleb; a vesicle, or an elevation of the cuticle, containing a clear watery substance.
  • The ovoid prominence below the opening for the ear in the skulls of numerous creatures; because, the tympanic or auditory bulla.
  • A leaden seal for a document; esp. the round leaden seal connected to the papal bulls, which includes using one side a representation of St. Peter and St. Paul, as well as on one other the name of this pope whom uses it.
  • A genus of marine shells. See Bubble shell.

Bulla meaning in Medical Dictionary

A fluid-filled blister more than 5 mm (about 3/16 inch) in diameter with slim wall space.


Bulla meaning in Law Dictionary

seal used by the Roman emperors, during reduced kingdom; and that has been of four kinds,


Bulla meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1876, from Latin bulla (plural bullae), virtually "bubble" (see bull (n.2)).


Bulla - German to English

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Bulla meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A bleb; a vesicle, or an elevation associated with the cuticle, containing a transparent watery fluid.

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  • (n.) The ovoid importance below the opening associated with ear in skulls of several pets; because, the tympanic or auditory bulla.
  • (n.) A leaden seal for a document; esp. the round leaden seal attached to the papal bulls, which has using one side a representation of St. Peter and St. Paul, and on one other title regarding the pope who uses it.

Sentence Examples with the word Bulla

Such specimens as have descended to us show that the golden bulla of the middle ages was usually hollow, being formed of two thin plates of metal stamped with the designs of obverse and reverse, soldered together at the edges and padded with wax or plaster.

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