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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: law'da-bel

Definition: A historic term used to describe a quality of pus (thick and creamy) suggesting that a wound ultimately would heal through the granulation process and not be associated with sepsis and death.

[L. laudabilis, praiseworthy]

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