Definition of empyematous in English:

empyematous

adjective

Medicine
rare
  • = empyemic.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Lovell (?1630–1690), naturalist. From ancient Greek ἐμπυηματ-, ἐμπύημα empyema + -ous.

Pronunciation

empyematous

/ˌɛmpʌɪˈiːmətəs/