Saint Anthony fire

Saint An·tho·ny fire

(sānt anth'ŏ-nē fīr),
1. Synonym(s): ergotism
2. Any of several inflammations or gangrenous conditions of the skin (for example, erysipelas).
[St. Anthony, Egyptian monk, ce 250-350]
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Saint An·tho·ny fire

(sānt anth'ŏ-nē fīr)
1. Synonym(s): ergotism.
2. Any of several inflammations or gangrenous conditions of the skin (e.g., erysipelas).
[St. Anthony, Egyptian monk, CE 250-350]
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