sanies

noun
sa·​ni·​es | \ ˈsā-nē-ˌēz How to pronounce sanies (audio) \
plural sanies

Medical Definition of sanies

: a thin blood-tinged seropurulent discharge from ulcers or infected wounds — compare ichor

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“Sanies.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sanies. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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