from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Septicemia caused by pyogenic microorganisms in the blood, often resulting in the formation of multiple abscesses.
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- n. Alternative spelling of pyaemia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See pyæmia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, a febrile disease caused by the absorption of pus, or certain of its constituents, or of its bacteria, with the formation of metastatic abscesses.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. septicemia caused by pus-forming bacteria being released from an abscess
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