Pronunciation: (swīn'poks"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/swinepox.html on line 71 [key]
1. a variety of chicken pox.
2. Vet. Pathol.a mild pox disease of swine, caused by a virus related to that of cowpox, characterized by the appearance of pustules in the skin, esp. of the abdomen.
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