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herpes labialis

[ley-bee-ey-lis] /ˌleɪ biˈeɪ lɪs/
noun
Origin of herpes labialis
1805-1815
1805-15; < New Latin: labial herpes
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British Dictionary definitions for herpes labialis

herpes labialis

/ˌleɪbɪˈælɪs/
noun
1.
a technical name for cold sore
Word Origin
New Latin: herpes of the lip
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