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smallpox. adj., adj vari´olar, vario´lous.
variola mi´nor a mild form of smallpox having a low fatality rate.
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A mild form of smallpox caused by a less virulent strain of the virus.
[Pg. alastrar, to scatter over]
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alastrimA mild form of smallpox, which was eradicated in 1977.
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va·ri·o·la mi·nor(var-ī'ō-lă mī'nŏr)
A milder form of smallpox.
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