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English definition of “chickenpox”

chickenpox

noun [U]     /ˈtʃɪk.ɪn.pɒks/ US  /-pɑːks/
an infectious disease that causes a slight fever and red spots on the skin: Chickenpox is common among children.Fevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
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