How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"pyo" is from "pyon" (pus) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "pus" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Pyoderma is the second most common inflammatory skin disease of dogs.|
|Other factors contributing to the development of pyorrhoea include injury to the gums and incorrect brushing.|