Definition of “pus” - English Dictionary

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“pus” in British English

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pusnoun [ U ]

uk /pʌs/ us /pʌs/

thick, yellowish liquid that forms in and comes from an infected cut or injury in the body:

a pus-filled wound

(Definition of “pus” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“pus” in American English

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pusnoun [ U ]

us /pʌs/

thick, yellow liquid that forms in and comes out from infected body tissue

(Definition of “pus” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)