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English definition of “suppurate”

suppurate

verb [I] uk   /ˈsʌp.jʊ.reɪt/ specialized us  
(of an injury, etc.) to form or give out a thick, yellow liquid because of infection: a suppurating sore/woundGeneral bodily disorders
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