mucopurulent


mucopurulent
mu•co•pu•ru•lent
[[t]ˌmyu kəˈpyʊər yə lənt, -ˈpyʊər ə-[/t]] adj.
med containing or composed of mucus and pus
Etymology: 1835–45

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Mucopurulent — Mu co*pu ru*lent, a. [Mucus + purulent.] (Med.) Having the character or appearance of both mucus and pus. Dunglison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mucopurulent — ● mucopurulent, mucopurulente adjectif Se dit d une excrétion, riche en mucine et en leucocytes, ayant l aspect du pus …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mucopurulent — [myo͞o΄kō pyo͞or′ə lənt] adj. containing both mucus and pus …   English World dictionary

  • mucopurulent — adjective Characterized by mucus and pus. a mucopurulent discharge …   Wiktionary

  • mucopurulent — Pertaining to an exudate that is chiefly purulent (pus), but containing relatively conspicuous proportions of mucous material. SYN: puromucous. * * * mu·co·pu·ru·lent pyu̇r (y)ə lənt adj containing both mucus and pus <mucopurulent… …   Medical dictionary

  • mucopurulent — /myooh keuh pyoor yeuh leuhnt, pyoor euh /, adj. Med. containing or composed of mucus and pus. [1835 45; MUCO + PURULENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • mucopurulent — adj. containing mucus and pus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mucopurulent — mu·co·purulent …   English syllables

  • mucopurulent — adj. containing mucus and pus. See: mucopus …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • mucopurulent — Composed entirely of mucus and pus …   Grandiloquent dictionary


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