mattery
adjective Date: 14th century producing or containing pus or material resembling pus <
eyes all mattery
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  • Mattery — Mat ter*y, a. 1. Generating or containing pus; purulent. [1913 Webster] 2. Full of substance or matter; important. B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mattery — mat·tery mat ə rē adj producing or containing pus or material resembling pus <eyes all mattery> …   Medical dictionary

  • mattery — ˈmad.ərē, atərē, ri adjective Etymology: Middle English mattry, from matere matter + y : producing or containing pus or material resembling pus eyes all mattery …   Useful english dictionary

  • mattery — adjective pussy, purulent (containing or secreting pus) …   Wiktionary

  • mattery — mætÉ™rɪ adj. containing pus; containing pus like fluid …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mattery — mat·tery …   English syllables

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