Translation of "septic" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈsep.tɪk/ us

infected by bacteria that produce pus

I had my ears pierced and one of them went septic.

(Translation of “septic” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈseptik/

(of a wound etc) full of or caused by germs that are poisoning the blood

a septic finger
septic poisoning.
septic tank noun

a tank in which sewage is partially purified by the action of bacteria.

fosa séptica

(Translation of “septic” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)