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leprous

lep·rous

leprous

 
pronunciation:
le prs
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, characteristic of, or resembling leprosy.
definition 2: afflicted with leprosy.
definition 3: in biology, covered with loose scales; scurfy; leprose.
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derivations: leprously (adv.), leprousness (n.)