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pian

[pee-an, -ahn, pyahn] /piˈæn, -ˈɑn, pyɑn/
noun, Pathology
1.
yaws.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; < French pians, said to be < Tupi
Related forms
pianic, adjective
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pian in Medicine

pian pi·an (pē-ān', pyän)
n.
See yaws.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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