pyogenic

adjective
pyo·​gen·​ic | \ ˌpī-ə-ˈje-nik How to pronounce pyogenic (audio) \

Definition of pyogenic

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

First Known Use of pyogenic

1834, in the meaning defined above

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“Pyogenic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyogenic. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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pyogenic

adjective
pyo·​gen·​ic | \ ˌpī-ə-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce pyogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyogenic

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

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