Definition of pyococcus in English:

pyococcus

noun

Medicine
rare
  • Any pyogenic bacterium of coccal form; especially a staphylococcus or streptococcus.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From pyo- + coccus.

Pronunciation

pyococcus

/ˌpʌɪə(ʊ)ˈkɒkəs/