Definitions for: Suppuration


[n] a fluid product of inflammation
[n] (medicine) the formation of morbific matter in an abscess or a vesicle and the discharge of pus



Webster (1913) Definition: Sup`pu*ra"tion, n. [L. suppuratio: cf. F.
suppuration.]
1. The act or process of suppurating.

2. The matter produced by suppuration; pus.

Synonyms: festering, festering, ichor, maturation, purulence, pus, sanies

See Also: activity, bodily fluid, bodily function, bodily process, body fluid, body process, gleet, humor, humour, liquid body substance

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