pyostatic

[ pī′ə-stătĭk ]

adj.

Arresting the formation of pus.

Nearby words

  1. pyorrhoea,
  2. pyosalpingitis,
  3. pyosalpingo-oophoritis,
  4. pyosalpinx,
  5. pyosis,
  6. pyothorax,
  7. pyourachus,
  8. pyoureter,
  9. pyr-,
  10. pyracanth


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