Definition of 膿

  • pus
  • fester
  • discharge

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ノウ
  • ドウ
  • うみ

Popular Words With This Kanji

膿む, うむ

to fester, to form pus

膿, うみ

pus

歯槽膿漏, しそうのうろう

periodontitis, pyorrhea, pyorrhoea, pyorrhea alveolaris, inflammation of the gingiva (gums) resulting in bone loss

化膿, かのう

suppuration, festering, coming to head

膿瘍, のうよう

boil, abscess

蓄膿症, ちくのうしょう

empyema

膿疱, のうほう

pustule, pustula

化膿菌, かのうきん

pyogenic bacteria, pus-producing bacteria

膿汁, のうじゅう

pus

膿胸, のうきょう

pyothorax


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