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n. pl. sanies
A thin, fetid, greenish fluid consisting of serum and pus discharged from a wound, ulcer, or fistula.

[Latin saniēs.]

sa′ni·ous (-əs) adj.


(Pathology) relating to sanies
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Adj.1.sanious - of or resembling or characterized by ichor or sanies; "an ichorous discharge"; "the sanious discharge from an ulcer"
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The ulcer on the right heel showed two cutaneous fistulas, both sanious but not infected.
Post-operatively migration of "CollapAn L" with the sanious discharge was observed on 5th-7th day.
She rushes through the marketplace past leprous mendicants and bonzes, screeching fishwives and butchers holding out chunks of sanious meat on hooks.