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scarlatinoid

[ skahr-luh-tee-noid, skahr-lat-n-oid ]
/ ˌskɑr ləˈti nɔɪd, skɑrˈlæt nˌɔɪd /
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adjective Pathology.
resembling scarlatina or its eruptions.
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Origin of scarlatinoid

First recorded in 1885–90; scarlatin(a) + -oid

OTHER WORDS FROM scarlatinoid

post·scar·la·ti·noid, adjective
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Medical definitions for scarlatinoid

scarlatinoid
[ skär′lə-tēnoid′, skär-lătn-oid′ ]

adj.
Scarlatiniform.
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