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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to small pox.

Usage examples (35)
  • July following with variolous matter, immediately taken from a pustule.
  • I inoculated the mother and eldest sister with variolous matter taken from Master H —.
  • She was afterwards exposed to the action of variolous; matter, and completely resisted it.
  • Mary Barge, of Woodford, in this parish, was inoculated with variolous matter in the year 1791. for more
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