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leprose definition

Overview

This page has 3 definitions of leprose in English, Italian, and Latin. Leprose is an adjective. Also define these 5 related words and terms: biology, scurfy, scale, leproso, and leprosus.

See also: léprosé

English leprose definition

Etymology

See leprous.

Adjective

leprose (comparative more leprose, superlative most leprose)

  1. (biology) Covered with thin, scurfy scales.
    • Scurfy definition
      Characterized by scurf; covered with scurf.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for leprose in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Italian leprose definition

Adjective

leprose

  1. feminine plural of leproso
    • Leproso definition
      leprous (relating to the disease leprosy)

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Latin leprose definition

Adjective

leprōse

  1. vocative masculine singular of leprōsus
    • Leprosus definition
      leprous