What does the word pus mean?

Usage examples for pus

  1. This is not all; for, if pus accumulates, and cannot in due time find an outlet, it produces destruction of the blood- vessels, nerves, and surrounding tissues. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  2. And when the pus is out he will be well. – The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani
  3. The animal was cast on the fourth day, and pus obtained from the sole of the opposite foot. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks

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