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Meaning of VARIOLA

Pronunciation:  vu'rIulu

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a highly contagious viral disease characterized by fever and weakness and skin eruption with pustules that form scabs that slough off leaving scars
 

VARIOLA is a 7 letter word that starts with V.

 

 Synonyms: smallpox
 
 See Also: pock, pox

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Va*ri"o*la\, n. [LL., fr. L. varius various. See
{Various}.] (Med.)
The smallpox.

 

 

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