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1. A pustule caused by smallpox or a similar eruptive disease.
2. A mark or scar left in the skin by such a pustule; a pockmark.
tr.v. pocked, pock·ing, pocks
To mark with pocks; pit.

[Middle English pokke, from Old English pocc.]

pock′y adj.


(ˈpɒk i)

adj. pock•i•er, pock•i•est.
covered with pocks.
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Mandelbrot's (1983) formulation of fractal geometry meant that scientists could measure not just triangles, rectangles and circles (Euclidean geometry) but unusual shapes they had previously called: grainy, hydralike, in between, pimply, pocky, ramified, seaweedy, strange, tangled, tortuous, wiggly, wispy, wrinkled and the like.