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syphilid

Pronunciation: sif'i-lid

Definition: Historic term for any of the several kinds of cutaneous and mucous membrane lesions of secondary and tertiary syphilis.

Synonym(s): syphiloderm, syphiloderma

[syphilis + -id (1)]

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