Vincent's angina love

Vincent's angina


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See trench mouth.

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  • n. Alternative term for acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis

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

  • n. an acute communicable infection of the respiratory tract and mouth marked by ulceration of the mucous membrane


After Jean Hyacinthe Vincent (1862-1950), French physician.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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