Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An albuminoid constituent of pus, related to mucin, possibly a mixture of substances rather than a single body.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An albuminoid constituent of pus, related to mucin, possibly a mixture of substances rather than a single body.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An albuminous mucin-like material found in pus: probably not a unity.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek, pus. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Wal, fewd dan y 'de-ooty bawmz a mather should, eed now bettern to spawl a pore gel's flahrzn than ran awy athaht pyin.

    Act I

  • Wal, fewd dan y 'de-ooty bawmz a mather should, eed now bettern to spawl a pore gel's flahrzn than ran awy atbaht pyin.

    Pygmalion

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