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water pox

noun, Pathology.
Origin of water pox
1815-1825
1815-25
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  • Then she fell out of the window, and broke her collar-bone; and when she was just over that, it was the water-pox.

    The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe Amanda Minnie Douglas

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