scarlatina


scarlatina
scar•la•ti•na
[[t]ˌskɑr ləˈti nə[/t]] n.
1) pat
scarlet fever
2) pat a mild form of scarlet fever
Etymology: 1795–1805; < NL (febris) scarlatina scarlet fever, der. of ML scarlata scarlet (cloth); see scarlet, -ine I scar`la•ti′nal, scar•la•ti•nous ˌskɑr ləˈti nəs, skɑrˈlæt n əs adj.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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