Pock (?), n. [OE. pokke, AS. pocc, poc; akin to D. pok, G. pocke, and perh. to E. poke a pocket. Cf. Pox.] Med.

A pustule raised on the surface of the body in variolous and vaccine diseases.

Of pokkes and of scab every sore. Chaucer.


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