verb (used without object), sup·pu·rat·ed, sup·pu·rat·ing.
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Origin of suppurate
OTHER WORDS FROM suppurateun·sup·pu·rat·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for suppurate
If the sphenoidal sinus be suppurating, its orifice will have been enlarged.
"We treat wounds that are suppurating here," he said pleasantly.The Land of the Black Mountain|Reginald Wyon
This not only relieves pain, but it prevents the possibility of the gland breaking down and suppurating.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)|Grant Hague
In some instances, especially near the border of the crusts, are seen pustules or suppurating points.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
At the spot where the wound was a suppurating sore formed and it discharged for several months.The Land of the Kangaroo|Thomas Wallace Knox