General of The Cont. Army and First President of The U.S.
George Washington and The American Revolution Vocabulary
Dentures- Artificial replacement of several or more teeth. All of the teeth can be replaced in the mouth.
Carbuncles- A very painful circumscribed inflammation of the subcutaneous tissue, resulting in suppuration and sloughing, and having a tendency to spread somewhat like a boil, but more serious in its effects.
Molasses- Thick syrup produced from refining the sugar or from sorghum, varying from a light or dark brown color.
Bloodletting- A medical practice of letting blood by opening a vein. Phlebotomy.