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pus
American English: /pəs/
British English: /pʌs/

Translation of pus in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • There is a urethral discharge, yellow pus, mucus and pus or clear mucus at the opening.
    • Remarkably, he inoculated himself with pus from a suppurating bubo to fortify himself against bubonic plague.
    • The pus is not infected but consists of white blood cells.

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