puruloid

[pyoo r-uh-loid, pyoo r-yuh-]

adjective Medicine/Medical.

resembling pus.

Origin of puruloid

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

puruloid

[pyurə-loid′]

adj.

Resembling pus.
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