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lepra

lepra


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lepra  \Le"pra\  (l[=e]"pr[.a]),  n.  [L.  See  {Leper}.]  (Med.) 
  Leprosy. 
 
  Note:  The  term  lepra  was  formerly  given  to  various  skin 
  diseases,  the  leprosy  of  modern  authors  being  {Lepra 
  Arabum}.  See  {Leprosy}.