scarlatina

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scar·la·ti·na

 (skär′lə-tē′nə)
[New Latin (febris) scarlatina, scarlet (fever), from Italian scarlattina, feminine of scarlattino, scarlet, diminutive of scarlatto, from Persian saqirlāt; see scarlet.]

scar′la·ti′nal adj.

scarlatina

(ˌskɑːləˈtiːnə)
n
(Pathology) the technical name for scarlet fever
[C19: from New Latin, from Italian scarlattina, diminutive of scarlatto scarlet]
ˌscarlaˈtinal adj

scar•la•ti•na

(ˌskɑr ləˈti nə)

n.
2. a mild form of scarlet fever.
[1795–1805; < New Latin (febris) scarlatina scarlet fever, derivative of Medieval Latin scarlata scarlet (cloth); see scarlet, -ine1]
scar`la•ti′nal, scar•la•ti•nous (ˌskɑr ləˈti nəs, skɑrˈlæt n əs) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scarlatina - an acute communicable disease (usually in children) characterized by fever and a red rashscarlatina - an acute communicable disease (usually in children) characterized by fever and a red rash
contagion, contagious disease - any disease easily transmitted by contact
Translations

scarlatina

[ˌskɑːləˈtiːnə] Nescarlatina f

scarlatina

nScharlach m

scarlatina

[ˌskɑːləˈtiːnə] n (Med) → scarlattina

scarlatina

n escarlatina