Meaning of “chickenpox” in the English Dictionary

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"chickenpox" in British English

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chickenpoxnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈtʃɪk.ɪn.pɒks/ us /ˈtʃɪk.ɪn.pɑːks/

an infectious disease that causes a slight fever and red spots on the skin:

Chickenpox common among children.

(Definition of “chickenpox” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chickenpox" in American English

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chickenpoxnoun [ U ]

us /ˈtʃɪk·ənˌpɑks/

an infectious disease that causes a slight fever and red spots on the skin

(Definition of “chickenpox” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)