Py"in(?), n. [Gr. pus.] (Physiol. Chem.) An albuminoid constituent of pus, related to mucin, possibly a mixture of substances rather than a single body.
Py*ja"ma(?), n. [Hind. pe-jma, literally, leg clothing.] In India and Persia, thin loose trowsers or drawers; in Europe and America, drawers worn at night, or a kind of nightdress with legs. Usually used in the plural. See pajamas.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
Py*ja"mas(?), or, chiefly U. S.,
Pa*ja"mas(), n. pl. A garment, similar to the Oriental pyjama (which see), adopted among Europeans, Americans, and other Occidentals, for wear in the dressing room and during sleep; also, a suit of drawers and blouse for such wear.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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