exanthem

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English[edit]

Exanthem

Etymology[edit]

From Latin exanthema, from Ancient Greek ἐξάνθημα (exánthēma), from ἐξανθέω (exanthéō), from ἐξ (ex) +‎ ἄνθος (ánthos, flower)

Noun[edit]

exanthem (countable and uncountable, plural exanthems)

  1. A widespread rash usually occurring in children.

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References[edit]

  • exanthem”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.

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