Medical Dictionary

vagabond's disease


vagabond's disease

noun vag·a·bond's disease \ˈvag-ə-ˌbändz-\

Definition of VAGABOND'S DISEASE

:  a condition of pigmentation of the skin caused by long continued exposure, uncleanliness, and especially by scratch marks and other lesions due to the presence of body lice
March 05, 2015
ilk Hear it
Sort or kind
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears