Medical Dictionary


noun sup·pu·ra·tion \ˌsəp-yə-ˈrā-shən\

Medical Definition of suppuration

  1. :  the formation of, conversion into, or process of discharging pus an abscess is a localized area of suppuration suppuration in a wound

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up suppuration? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).