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scabies

sca·bies

scabies

 
pronunciation:
skeI biz [or] skeI bi iz
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part of speech: noun
inflections: scabies
definition 1: a contagious skin disease that is caused by mites that live under the skin, resulting in severe itching.
definition 2: a similar disease that afflicts animals, esp. sheep.
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derivation: scabietic (adj.)