puriform

[ pyoo r-uh-fawrm ]
/ ˈpyʊər əˌfɔrm /
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adjective Pathology.

resembling pus; purulent.

Nearby words

  1. purification of the virgin mary,
  2. purificator,
  3. purificatory,
  4. purified protein derivative of tuberculin,
  5. purifier,
  6. purify,
  7. purim,
  8. purine,
  9. puriri,
  10. purism

Origin of puriform

1790–1800; < Latin pūr- (stem of pūs) pus + -i- + -form

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