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sup·pu·ra·tion

 (sŭp′yə-rā′shən)
n.
1. The formation or discharge of pus.
2. Pus.

sup′pu·ra′tive adj.
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suppuration

(ˌsʌpjʊˈreɪʃən)
n
1. (Pathology) the discharging of pus from a wound, sore, etc
2. (Pathology) the discharge itself
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suppuration

the formation and discharge of pus. Also called maturation.
See also: Disease and Illness
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.suppuration - (medicine) the formation of morbific matter in an abscess or a vesicle and the discharge of pus
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
bodily function, bodily process, body process, activity - an organic process that takes place in the body; "respiratory activity"
2.suppuration - a fluid product of inflammation
bodily fluid, body fluid, liquid body substance, humour, humor - the liquid parts of the body
gleet - a thin morbid discharge as from a wound or especially chronic gonorrhea
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Translations

suppuration

[ˌsʌpjʊəˈreɪʃən] Nsupuración f
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suppuration

nEiterung f
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sup·pu·ra·tion

n. supuración, formación o salida de pus.
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suppuration

n supuración f, secreción f de pus
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