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impetigo

im·pe·ti·go

impetigo

pronunciation:
Im p taI go
part of speech: noun
definition: an infectious skin disease, esp. among children, marked by pustules that erupt and form thick crusts, esp. on the face.
derivation: impetiginous (adj.)