[ və-nĭl′ĭz′əm ]
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Irritation of the skin, nasal mucous membrane, and conjunctiva, sometimes seen in people who work with vanilla.
Infestation of the skin by sarcoptic mites found in vanilla pods.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
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