noun (used with a singular verb)Pathology.
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It is the family of man—because where measles and mumps and pertussis are concerned, we are all connected.Colorado’s Anti-Anti-Vaxxer Bill Gets Watered Down|Kent Sepkowitz|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mumps was ambitious, advocating a ship of huge length, made with two full sheets.It Never Can Happen Again|William De Morgan
The mumps, and the measles, and the whooping-cough, and the scarlet fever started in their race for man.The Ghosts|Robert G. Ingersoll
And it happened that the boy who rode the buffalo was ill with the mumps, so they really needed another boy.Sonny Boy|Sophie Swett