variola minor

noun

Medical Definition of variola minor

: a mild form of smallpox of low mortality

called also alastrim, amaas

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“Variola minor.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/variola%20minor. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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