膿瘍

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
のう
Hyōgaiji
よう
Grade: S
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 膿瘍 (/nowng yang/, “pus sore”). Compare modern simplified Mandarin 脓疡 (nóngyáng).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

膿瘍 (hiragana のうよう, romaji nōyō, historical hiragana のうやう)

  1. an abscess (cavity filled with pus)