Meaning of POCK in English


Pronunciation: ' päk

Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English pokke, from Old English pocc; akin to Middle Low German & Middle Dutch pocke pock

Date: before 12th century

: a pustule in an eruptive disease (as smallpox) also : a spot suggesting such a pustule

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