suppurate

[suhp-yuh-reyt]
verb (used without object), suppurated, suppurating.
to produce or discharge pus, as a wound; maturate.

Origin:
1555–65; < Latin suppūrātus (past participle of suppūrāre), equivalent to sup- sup- + pūr- (stem of pūs) pus + -ātus -ate1

unsuppurated, adjective
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suppurate (ˈsʌpjʊˌreɪt)
 
vb
(intr) pathol (of a wound, sore, etc) to discharge pus; fester
 
[C16: from Latin suppūrāre, from sub- + pūspus]

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suppurate sup·pu·rate (sŭp'yə-rāt')
v. sup·pu·rat·ed, sup·pu·rat·ing, sup·pu·rates
To form or discharge pus.

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Example sentences
Involved nodes become swollen and tender, and may suppurate.
Inflammation spreads to the lymph nodes, which enlarge and may suppurate.
The sores began to badly suppurate from the infections.
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