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purulent

 [pu´roo-lent]
1. pertaining to or consisting of pus.
2. containing pus.
3. suppurative.
4. caused by pus.

pur·u·lent

(pyūr'ŭ-lĕnt, pyūr'ū-),
Containing, consisting of, or forming pus.

purulent

(pyo͝or′ə-lənt, pyo͝or′yə-)
adj.
Containing, discharging, or causing the production of pus: a purulent infection.

pu′ru·lent·ly adv.

purulent

[pyo̅o̅r′(y)ələnt]
Etymology: L, containing pus
producing or containing pus.

purulent

1. Containing or consisting of pus, exudate.
2. Suppurative, pusy.

pu·ru·lent

(pyūr'ŭ-lĕnt)
Containing, consisting of, or forming pus.

purulent

Pertaining to PUS.

Purulent

Consisting of or containing pus

purulent

characterized by pus formation

purulent

containing or forming pus.

poultry purulent synovitis
swellings on the feet and in the limb joints causing lameness and spondylitis in fowls and turkeys. Caused by Staphylococcus aureus.