Definition of 'leprosy'
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One of the earliest recorded epidemic diseases was leprosy.An Introduction to Community Health (1995)
They had leprosy, a disease for which there was no cure.Christianity Today (2000)
Beyond an employment project for cured leprosy patients, the road became a causeway across flooded land.Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994) Daily Readings with Mother Theresa (1993) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We try to help with the problems leprosy can cause - often drugs and medical care are the least of it.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
In the city there were tens of thousands dying of starvation, tuberculosis, leprosy and other diseases.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of leprosy from the Collins English Dictionary