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contusion

 
Noun contusion has 2 senses
  1. bruise, contusion - an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration
    --1 is a kind of injury, hurt, harm, trauma
    --1 has particulars: ecchymosis; petechia; shiner, black eye
  2. contusion - the action of bruising; "the bruise resulted from a contusion"
    --2 is a kind of
    hit, hitting, striking
    Derived form: verb contuse1
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