n.1.(Med.) An eruption of red pimples upon the face, neck, and arms, in early infancy; tooth rash; strophulus.
2.A name of rust on grain. See Rust.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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