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[skahr-luh-tee-noid, skahr-lat-n-oid]
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adjective Pathology.
  1. resembling scarlatina or its eruptions.
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Origin of scarlatinoid

First recorded in 1885–90; scarlatin(a) + -oid
Related formspost·scar·la·ti·noid, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Erythematous and scarlatinoid; usually no febrile disturbance, and desquamation seldom follows.

    Essentials of Diseases of the Skin

    Henry Weightman Stelwagon

scarlatinoid in Medicine


(skär′lə-tēnoid′, skär-lătn-oid′)
  1. Scarlatiniform.
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