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  • n. yaws

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The yaws. See yaws.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, same as frambæsia.

Etymologies

Portuguese pian, epian, or Spanish pian, from the native name in South America. (Wiktionary)

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