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pyoid

[pahy-oid] /ˈpaɪ ɔɪd/
adjective, Pathology
1.
pertaining to pus; puslike.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < Greek pyoeidḗs. See py-, -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for pyoid

pyoid

/ˈpaɪɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling pus
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pyoid in Medicine

pyoid py·oid (pī'oid)
adj.
Of or resembling pus.

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