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chick•en•pox



Pronunciation: (chik'un-poks"), [key]
n.
a disease, commonly of children, caused by the varicella zoster virus and characterized by mild headache and fever, malaise, and eruption of blisters on the skin and mucous membranes. Also,chick'en pox".Also called varicella.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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