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chancroid


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chancroid  \Chan"croid\,  n.  [Chancre  +  -oil.]  (Med.) 
  A  venereal  sore,  resembling  a  chancre  in  its  seat  and  some 
  external  characters,  but  differing  from  it  in  being  the 
  starting  point  of  a  purely  local  process  and  never  of  a 
  systemic  disease;  --  called  also  {soft  chancre}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chancroid 
  n  :  infectious  venereal  ulcer 




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