from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to herpes, or to any herpesvirus or herpesvirus-caused disease; as a herpetic sore throat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or resembling, the herpes; partaking of the nature of herpes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or resembling herpes; partaking of the nature of herpes: as, herpetic patches.


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