Gürtelrose

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German[edit]

Gürtelrose

Etymology[edit]

Gürtel (belt) +‎ Rose (rose), from the beltlike shape and red color of the rash.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡʏʁtl̩ˌʁoːzə/
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  • Hyphenation: Gür‧tel‧ro‧se

Noun[edit]

Gürtelrose f (genitive Gürtelrose, no plural)

  1. shingles (herpes zoster)

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