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pus

noun [U]
 
 
/pʌs/
a yellow substance that is produced when part of your body is infectedBodily fluids and their productionUrine and urinatingGeneral bodily disorders
Translations of “pus”
in Vietnamese mủ…
in Spanish pus…
in Thai น้ำหนอง…
in Malaysian nanah…
in French pus…
in German der Eiter…
in Chinese (Traditional) 膿…
in Indonesian nanah…
in Russian гной…
in Turkish irin, cerahat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脓…
in Polish ropa…
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