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Related to lues: syphilis, Sifilis

lu·es

(lū'ēz),
A plague or pestilence; specifically, syphilis.
[L. pestilence]

lues

/lu·es/ (loo´ēz) syphilis.luet´ic

lues

(lo͞o′ēz)
n. pl. lues
Syphilis.

lu·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.
lu·et′i·cal·ly adv.

lues

See syphilis.

lues

 Syphilis, see there.

lu·es

(lū'ēz)
A plague or pestilence; specifically, syphilis.
[L. pestilence]

lues

An obsolete term for SYPHILIS, sometimes used by doctors as a euphemism.

lu·es

(lū'ēz)
A plague or pestilence; specifically, syphilis.
[L. pestilence]
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