purulence

noun pu·ru·lence \ ˈpyu̇r-ə-lən(t)s , ˈpyu̇r-yə- \

Definition of purulence

: the quality or state of being purulent; also : pus

First Known Use of purulence

1598

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purulence

noun pu·ru·lence \ ˈpyu̇r-(y)ə-lən(t)s \

medical Definition of purulence

: the quality or state of being purulent; also : pus

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