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- adj. variolous
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- adj. Variolous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as variolous.
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- adj. relating to small pox
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The Memoirs of the Medical Society of London* (* 1779 Volume 4 page 330.) contain a paper read before that body on October 30th, 1797: “Case of a child born with variolar pustules, by Matthew Flinders, surgeon, Donington, Lincolnshire.”