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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

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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 English Language Learners


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pock

verb

Definition of pock for English Language Learners

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


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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