impetigo

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English[edit]

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Borrowed from Latin impetīgō, from impetĕre (literally to rush upon, assail, attack).

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impetigo (plural impetigos or impetigoes or impetigines)

  1. (pathology) A contagious bacterial skin disease forming pustules and yellow crusty sores, chiefly on the face and hands. It is common in children and infection is often through cuts or insect bites.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin impetigo.

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  • IPA(key): /ɪmˈpeː.ti.ɣoː/
    (file)
  • Hyphenation: im‧pe‧ti‧go

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impetigo m (uncountable)

  1. (pathology) impetigo

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

impetō +‎ -īgō

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impetīgō f (genitive impetīginis); third declension

  1. impetigo

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Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative impetīgō impetīginēs
Genitive impetīginis impetīginum
Dative impetīginī impetīginibus
Accusative impetīginem impetīginēs
Ablative impetīgine impetīginibus
Vocative impetīgō impetīginēs

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin impetigo. Doublet of impigem.

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impetigo m (uncountable)

  1. (pathology) impetigo (contagious bacterial skin disease)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French impétigo.

Noun[edit]

impetigo n (uncountable)

  1. impetigo

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