pyosis

[ pahy-oh-sis ]
/ paɪˈoʊ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

the formation of pus; suppuration.

Origin of pyosis

1685–95; < New Latin < Greek pýōsis; see py-, -osis
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British Dictionary definitions for pyosis

pyosis
/ (paɪˈəʊsɪs) /

noun

pathol the formation of pus
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Medicine definitions for pyosis

pyosis
[ pī-ōsĭs ]

n.

suppuration
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