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pock

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noun \ˈpäk\

Definition of pock

  1. :  a pustule in an eruptive disease (as smallpox); also :  a spot suggesting such a pustule



Examples of pock in a sentence

  1. <noticed strange pocks on his torso>



Origin and Etymology of pock

Middle English pokke, from Old English pocc; akin to Middle Low German & Middle Dutch pocke pock


First Known Use: before 12th century


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pock

verb

Simple Definition of pock

  • : to make holes in or marks on (something)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pock

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to mark with or as if with pocks :  pit

Examples of pock in a sentence

  1. one of the many craters that pock the moon's surface



1841

First Known Use of pock

1841


POCK Defined for Kids

pock

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noun \ˈpäk\

Definition of pock for Students

  1. :  a small swelling like a pimple on the skin (as in smallpox) or the mark it leaves




Medical Dictionary

pock

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noun \ˈpäk\

Medical Definition of pock

  1. :  a pustule in an eruptive disease (as smallpox)




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