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pyogenic

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adjective pyo·gen·ic \-ˈje-nik\

Definition of pyogenic

  1. :  producing pus <pyogenic bacteria>; also :  marked by pus production <pyogenic meningitis>



Origin of pyogenic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1834


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pyogenic

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adjective pyo·gen·ic \ˌpī-ə-ˈjen-ik\

Medical Definition of pyogenic

  1. :  producing pus <pyogenic bacteria>; also :  marked by pus production <pyogenic meningitis>




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