seropurulent

adjective
se·​ro·​pu·​ru·​lent | \ ˌsir-ō-ˈpyu̇r-ə-lənt How to pronounce seropurulent (audio) , ˌser-, -ˈpyu̇r-yə- \

Definition of seropurulent

: consisting of a mixture of serum and pus a seropurulent exudate

First Known Use of seropurulent

circa 1836, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for seropurulent

sero- + purulent

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The first known use of seropurulent was circa 1836

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“Seropurulent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seropurulent. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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seropurulent

adjective
se·​ro·​pu·​ru·​lent | \ ˌsir-ō-ˈpyu̇r-(y)ə-lənt How to pronounce seropurulent (audio) , ˌser- How to pronounce seropurulent (audio) \

Medical Definition of seropurulent

: consisting of a mixture of serum and pus a seropurulent exudate

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