Definition of suppurant in English:

suppurant

noun

Medicine
rare
  • Suppurative.

adjective

Medicine
rare
  • Suppurative.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Lovell (?1630–1690), naturalist. From classical Latin suppūrant-, suppūrāns, present participle of suppūrāre suppurate.

Pronunciation

suppurant

/ˈsʌpjʊrənt/