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pimple,

small pointed elevation of the skin that may or may not contain pus. The formation of pimples is frequently associated with infection, irritation, or overactivity of the sebaceous and sweat glands. Repeated eruptions of pimples are often termed acneacne,
common inflammatory disease of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands characterized by blackheads, whiteheads, pustules, nodules and, in the more severe forms, by cysts and scarring. The lesions appear on the face, neck, back, chest, and arms.
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pimple

[′pim·pəl]
(materials)
A small, conical elevation on the surface of a plastic.
(medicine)
A small pustule or papule.

pimple

1. a small round usually inflamed swelling of the skin
2. any of the bumps on the surface of a table tennis bat
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'Only a pimple of an existence like that would derive this from its unimaginative pedestrian molecule of a mind which is why you lead a pathetic life eating off others name in order to seek validation of your otherwise non consequential self!
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Dr Pimple Popper has turned into a brand, with fun merchandising like mugs and T-shirts and a skin-care range - I wanted to provide products for people with skin conditions who can't see a dermatologist.
[USA], Mar 27 (ANI): Gone are those days when people used to hide behind their hats due to pimple or zist.
Unlike the 1st Division in the south, which advanced four kilometres up a gentle rise, the 4th Division faced a steep climb to the summits of The Pimple and Hill 145, the two highest points on the ridge.
This reduces frequency of acne and eventually stops pimple formation.
No need to prove again (and again) that popping and picking invariably makes the pimple worse and last longer.