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See definition of suppuration on Dictionary.com
  • as indischarge
  • as inmatter
  • as inpus
  • as insecretion

synonyms for suppuration

  • emission
  • flow
  • seepage
  • elimination
  • emptying
  • excretion
  • exudation
  • ooze
  • pus
  • secretion
  • shower
  • vent
  • voiding

antonyms for suppuration

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  • assignment
  • damming
  • delegation
  • employment
  • engagement
  • hiring
  • hold
  • imprisonment
  • incarceration
  • indebtedness
  • keep
  • loading
  • owing
  • retention
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        How to use suppuration in a sentence

        Suppuration will thus be promoted, and the matter may be allowed to escape by making an opening for it at the place it points.
        A TREATISE ON SHEEP:AMBROSE BLACKLOCK
        If not properly attended to, the suppuration soon terminates in mortification.
        A TREATISE ON SHEEP:AMBROSE BLACKLOCK
        It is customary to commence the study of the pathogenic bacteria with the Organisms of Suppuration.
        THE ELEMENTS OF BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUEJOHN WILLIAM HENRY EYRE
        The suppuration was much less abundant, and—thanks to the incessant care by which he was surrounded!
        THE SECRET OF THE ISLANDW.H.G. KINGSTON (TRANSLATION FROM JULES VERNE)
        Quinsy, kwin′zi, n. an inflammatory affection of the substance of the tonsils, attended when fully developed by suppuration.
        CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
        As a result of pyogenic infection, suppuration of the labyrinth may occur.
        A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
        To this she attributed the suppuration of several recent wounds.
        LADYSMITHH. W. NEVINSON
        In mild cases they subside in a few days, but in severe cases rigors occur, with high fever and suppuration.
        A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
        If they came to a just swelling and suppuration, the patient was saved by this kind and natural discharge of the morbid humor.
        THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIREEDWARD GIBBON
        Exceptionally, in enormously distended growths, suppuration and ulceration result.
        ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO SUPPURATION

        • elimination
        • emission
        • emptying
        • excretion
        • exudation
        • flow
        • ooze
        • pus
        • secretion
        • seepage
        • shower
        • suppuration
        • vent
        • voiding
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