noun (chicken pox)
(pathology) A common childhood disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV), also known as human herpes virus 3 (HHV-3).
- Dutch: waterpokken
- German: Windpocken
- Italian: varicella
Spanish: varicela , china (italbrac, Cuba), lechina (italbrac, Venezuela), peste cristal (italbrac, Chile)
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