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sup·pu·rate

(sŭp'yŭ-rāt),
To form pus.
[L. sup-puro (subp-), pp. -atus, to form pus (pur), pus]

suppurate

(sŭp′yə-rāt′)
intr.v. suppu·rated, suppu·rating, suppu·rates
To form or discharge pus.

sup·pu·rate

(sŭp'yŭr-āt)
To form pus.
[L. sup-puro (subp-), pp. -atus, to form pur, pus]

Suppurate

To produce or discharge pus.
Mentioned in: Empyema

sup·pu·rate

(sŭp'yŭr-āt)
To form pus.
[L. sup-puro (subp-), pp. -atus, to form pur, pus]
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To investigate more precisely the anaerobic microflora and to decipher whether nonculturable species could be associated with HS lesions, we performed a metagenomic study on 6 consecutive samples including 1 Hurley stage 1 abscess and 5 chronic suppurating lesions.
Once the ears of infested animals are secondarily infested with bacteria, the mites leave the suppurating area and tend to infest outer ear or skin around eyes.
Although often the skin has a faintly salted sheen, which other artists have used to create a seductive flesh, here it made me think of suppurating decay.
We expect to be repelled by things like rotten food, suppurating wounds, and day-old road kill.
Here though, we're not looking at suppurating boils and mentally punching the air, going, "Oh thank God, there's someone worse off than me"; instead we get to peek inside the landfill-esque living rooms of the nation's hoarding fraternity.
By supporting tyrants, fuelling the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and demonising democratically elected Islamist parties, the West in general, but specifically America, has incubated a region inherently resistant to economic and political reform, and suppurating with resentment.
He puts two hundred shillings into the hand of the woman with the baby, though he notices the scabs on the baby's mouth and its suppurating eyes.
After six weeks, dog 8 developed a suppurating tract due to the development of osteomylitis.
No, it'll be just another temporary plaster over the nation's suppurating sores.
Suppurating charm, White wooed her with elaborate gentlemanly decorum, then drugged and raped her.
Mr Saleh has been a master of this, constantly applying bandages without tending to the suppurating wounds underneath.