from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A mild, eruptive disease, generally attacking children only; varicella.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A mild contagious eruptive disease, generally appearing in children; varicella.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an acute contagious disease caused by herpes varicella zoster virus; causes a rash of vesicles on the face and body
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Her face had a thin dusting of powdered-donut-white foundation to cover her chicken pox scars; her eyelashes were etched into her face like fiery black sunsets.