Definitions for purulentˈpyʊər ə lənt, ˈpyʊər yə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. purulent, pussy(adj)

    containing pus

    "a purulent wound"

Wiktionary

  1. purulent(Adjective)

    Consisting of pus, or matter; partaking of the nature of pus; attended with suppuration; as, purulent inflammation.

  2. Origin: purulentus, from pus, puris, pus, matter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Purulent(adj)

    consisting of pus, or matter; partaking of the nature of pus; attended with suppuration; as, purulent inflammation

  2. Origin: [L. purulentus, fr. pus, puris, pus, matter: cf. F. purulent. See Pus.]


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