pox (Meaning)

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pox (n)

a common venereal disease caused by the treponema pallidum spirochete; symptoms change through progressive stages; can be congenital (transmitted through the placenta)

a contagious disease characterized by purulent skin eruptions that may leave pock marks

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pox Sentence Examples

  1. The smallpox pox ravaged medieval Europe, leaving countless victims scarred and disfigured.
  2. Chickenpox is a highly contagious pox that primarily affects children.
  3. The pox virus is extremely resistant to treatment and can spread rapidly through a population.
  4. Cowpox, a milder form of pox, was used in the development of the first smallpox vaccine.
  5. The chickenpox pox is characterized by a rash of itchy, raised blisters.
  6. Poxes can cause severe scarring if they become infected.
  7. The smallpox pox was eradicated worldwide through a successful vaccination campaign.
  8. Pox viruses are transmitted through close contact with an infected person or by inhaling contaminated droplets.
  9. Waterpox is a colloquial term for chickenpox, which is caused by the varicella-zoster pox virus.
  10. The poxvirus family includes smallpox, cowpox, and monkeypox, among others.

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The smallpox pox ravaged medieval Europe, leaving countless victims scarred and disfigured.

Chickenpox is a highly contagious pox that primarily affects children.

The pox virus is extremely resistant to treatment and can spread rapidly through a population.

Cowpox, a milder form of pox, was used in the development of the first smallpox vaccine.