varioloid

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var·i·o·loid

(var'ē-ō-loyd),
1. Resembling smallpox. Synonym(s): varioliform
2. A mild form of smallpox occurring in people who are relatively resistant, usually as a result of a previous vaccination. Synonym(s): modified smallpox, varicelloid smallpox, variola benigna
[variola + G. eidos, resemblance]

varioloid

(vâr′ē-ə-loid′, văr′-, və-rī′ə-loid′)
n.
A mild form of smallpox occurring in people who have been previously vaccinated or who have had the disease.

varioloid

[ver′ē·əloid′]
Etymology: L, varius + Gk, eidos, form
1 adj, resembling smallpox.
2 v, a mild form of smallpox in a vaccinated person or one who has previously had the disease.

varioloid

adjective Smallpox-like; varioliform.
 
noun Variola sine eruptione, see there.

var·i·o·loid

(var'ē-ō-loyd)
Resembling smallpox.
Synonym(s): varioliform.
[variola + G. eidos, resemblance]
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