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measles
used in Gone with the Wind

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Definition
an acute and highly contagious viral disease marked by distinct red spots followed by a rash; occurs primarily in children
  • It's going hungry, and getting the measles and pneumonia from sleeping in the wet.
    1.6 (49% in)
  • And if it ain't measles and pneumonia, it's your bowels.
    1.6 (49% in)
  • He had died ignominiously and swiftly of pneumonia, following measles, without ever having gotten any closer to the Yankees than the camp in South Carolina.
    1.7 (48% in)
  • Mrs. Bonnell's children have the measles," said Mrs. Merriwether abruptly, showing plainly that she held Mrs. Bonnell personally responsible for permitting such a thing to happen.
    2.9 (11% in)
  • All because Charles Hamilton had had the measles.
    2.9 (41% in)

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