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horsepox

[ hawrs-poks ]
/ ˈhɔrsˌpɒks /
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noun Veterinary Pathology.
a disease in horses caused by a virus and characterized by eruptions in the mouth and on the skin.
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Origin of horsepox

First recorded in 1650–60; horse + pox
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