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puruloid

[ pyoor-uh-loid, pyoor-yuh- ]
/ ˈpyʊər əˌlɔɪd, ˈpyʊər yə- /
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adjective Medicine/Medical.
resembling pus.
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Origin of puruloid

First recorded in 1865–70; purul(ent) + -oid
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