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sup·pu·ra·tion

(sŭp'yŭ-rā'shŭn),
The formation of pus.
[L. suppuratio (see suppurate)]
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pyosis

(pī-ō′sĭs)
n.
Pyogenesis.
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sup·pu·ra·tion

(sŭp'yŭr-ā'shŭn)
The formation of pus.
See also: suppurate
Synonym(s): pyesis, pyogenesis, pyopoiesis, pyosis.
[L. suppuratio]
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sup·pu·ra·tion

(sŭp'yŭr-ā'shŭn)
The formation of pus.
Synonym(s): pyesis, pyogenesis, pyopoiesis, pyosis.
[L. suppuratio]
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