- (biochemistry, dated) An albuminoid constituent of pus, related to mucin, possibly a mixture of substances rather than a single body.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for pyin in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- Instructive plural form of pyy.
- First-person singular indicative present form of pykiä.
- First-person singular indicative past form of pykiä.