pyogenic

adjective pyo·gen·ic \ ˌpī-ə-ˈje-nik \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of pyogenic

: producing pus
  • pyogenic bacteria
; also : marked by pus production
  • pyogenic meningitis

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pyogenic

adjective pyo·gen·ic \ ˌpī-ə-ˈjen-ik \

medical Definition of pyogenic

: producing pus
  • pyogenic bacteria
; also : marked by pus production
  • pyogenic meningitis

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