Origin of swinepox
Words nearby swinepox
How to use swinepox in a sentence
It was in 1789 that he inoculated his child, aged eighteen months, with matter from the so-called swinepox of man.
Sometime after Jenner had used the swinepox matter, he began to talk among his medical neighbours of using cowpox matter.
He inoculated his eldest son with the matter of swinepox and produced a disease similar to a very mild smallpox.
In the course of his researches he was led to conclude that swinepox, as well as cowpox, was only a variety of smallpox.