pellagrin


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pel·lag·rin

 (pə-lăg′rĭn, -lā′-, -lä′grĭn)
n.
A person affected with pellagra.

[From pellagra.]

pellagrin

(pɛˈleɪɡrɪn; pɛˈlæɡrɪn)
n
(Medicine) a person who suffers from pellagra

pel•la•grin

(pəˈlæg rɪn, -ˈleɪ grɪn, -ˈlɑ-)

n.
a person affected with pellagra.
[1860–65;]
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