seropurulent

adjective se·ro·pu·ru·lent \ ˌsir-ō-ˈpyu̇r-ə-lənt , ˌser- , -ˈpyu̇r-yə- \

Definition of seropurulent

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

First Known Use of seropurulent

circa 1836

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seropurulent

adjective se·ro·pu·ru·lent \ ˌsir-ō-ˈpyu̇r-(y)ə-lənt , ˌser- \

medical Definition of seropurulent

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

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