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- n. Any of several inflammatory conditions of the skin, including erysipelas, herpes zoster, and ergotism.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the erysipelas; -- popularly so called because it was supposed to have been cured by the intercession of Saint Anthony.
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- n. any of several inflammatory or gangrenous skin conditions
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