Definition of 'pox'
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They took her to a doctor who said it was chicken pox. The Sun (2008)And their coach is said to be as popular in the dressing room as a bout of chicken pox. The Sun (2010)She was left with just the thumb and half a finger on her right hand after chicken pox left her with septicaemia. The Sun (2011)He hadn't gone because he had chicken pox. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is about as esteemed a vocation as the post of pox doctor 's clerk. The Sun (2012)Without a squirrel pox vaccine, the reds are finished. The Sun (2007)Now they face their biggest threat - squirrel pox. The Sun (2007)I had chicken pox which turned into shingles. The Sun (2013)I really do know a pox doctor 's clerk. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They carry the dread virus squirrel pox, but they don't die from it. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The problem is disease: the greys only carry squirrel pox; the reds die from it. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some, like chicken pox and measles, are instantly recognisable. The Sun (2011)She just had the chicken pox and I felt really sad, longing to be there. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)For example, chicken pox in the UK is an endemic virus. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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