\kˈa͡ʊpɒks], \kˈaʊpɒks], \k_ˈaʊ_p_ɒ_k_s]\
Definitions of COWPOX
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
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An acute contagious disease of cows, which, when communicated to man, as by vaccination, prevents smallpox.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By William R. Warner
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
Vaccina- c. Inoculation, Vaccination- c. Itch, see Itch, cowpox- c. Vesicle, see Vaccination.
By Robley Dunglison
A specific contagious disease of bovine animals, communicable to man and to various animals by inoculation; characterized by lesions resembling those of smallpox, usually on the udder in cows. The liquid contents of the pocks are used in the practice of vaccination. See vaccinia.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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