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Saint Anthony's fire

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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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of several inflammatory or gangrenous skin conditions

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