mattery

adjective

mat·​tery ˈma-tə-rē How to pronounce mattery (audio)
: producing or containing pus or material resembling pus
eyes all mattery

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mattery was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Mattery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mattery. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

mattery

adjective
mat·​tery ˈmat-ə-rē How to pronounce mattery (audio)
: producing or containing pus or material resembling pus
eyes all mattery
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