Definition of Dartre
1. herpes [n -S] - See also: herpes
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Literary usage of Dartre
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"[< F. dartre, tetter.] A scab or ulcération under the skin of a lamb. ... Relating or subject to dartre; herpetic. Close to them [the digitate accessory ..."
2. Medical Lexicon: A Dictionary of Medical Science; Containing a Concise by Robley Dunglison (1874)
"dartre, (Darta, [?]) Herpes, Impetigo, Pity- riasis—d. ... dartre has been used, at one time or other, for almost every disease of tbe skin. ..."