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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A fluid product of inflammation; Quality of containing or forming pus.

Usage examples (7)
  • Even Vanna White cannot hope to match the purulence that is
  • The gold-eyed birds darting in between the leaves observed that purulence, that wetness, quizzically.
  • Already the exploiting class, as it neared the term of its depleted life, was but a mass of purulence.
  • A bitter, metallic taste in my mouth, caused by the festering Nebraska-shaped tumor on my liver, a bulging purulence dispatching malignant red cells through my organs. for more
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