Definitions for "Measles"
A contagious viral febrile disorder commencing with catarrhal symptoms, and marked by the appearance on the third day of an eruption of distinct red circular spots, which coalesce in a crescentic form, are slightly raised above the surface, and after the fourth day of the eruption gradually decline; rubeola. It is a common childhood disease.
A disease of cattle and swine in which the flesh is filled with the embryos of different varieties of the tapeworm.
A disease of trees.
Keywords:  leper, leprosy
Leprosy; also, a leper.
Keywords:  cysticerus, larv, nia, tapeworm, worms
The larvæ of any tapeworm (Tænia) in the cysticerus stage, when contained in meat. Called also bladder worms.
Keywords:  blemishes, aging, see
See AGING BLEMISHES.