lupous


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lupous

(ˈluːpəs)
adj
(Medicine) med resembling or relating to lupus
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At Dozous' side, the cancer-stricken poet moves, hall by hall, through the ranks of the diseased, from the outer circle of the "crippled or blind" (536) to the "lower circles of this house" (537), inhabited by the deformed, the dying, and, finally, by the "lupous women" (539), who were so disfigured that they begged not to be seen.