from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Producing pus.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or characterized by pyogenesis.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. referring to bacterial infections that make pus

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Producing or generating pus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having relation to the formation of pus; producing or generating pus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. producing pus


pyo- + -genic (Wiktionary)



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