Definition of Measling

1. measle [v] - See also: measle



Lexicographical Neighbors of Measling

meases
measing
measle
measled
measles
measles convalescent serum
measles immune globulin
measles immunization
measles immunoglobulin
measles vaccine
measles virus
measles virus vaccine
measleslike
measlier
measliest
measling (current term)
measly
measly tapeworm
measurabilities
measurability
measurable
measurable function
measurable functions
measurable set
measurable sets
measurable space
measurable spaces
measurables
measurably
measurage

Literary usage of Measling

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1878)
"... for measling and stench. 24 Now pluck vp thy hempe, and go beat out the seed, and afterward water it as ye see need: But not in the riuer where cattle ..."

2. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1897)
"Why don't you offer to do the measling yourself ? A dark room and gruel, and only Mother to talk to! Wouldn't it be jolly! Perhaps it would improve your ..."

3. Longman's Magazine by Charles James Longman (1895)
"He keeps me on deck mostly all the time, crutch and all; and he leaves you measling in the hold, where nobody can't see you, nor wants to, and you may lay ..."

4. Philosophy and Life: And Other Essays by John Henry Muirhead (1902)
"He keeps me on deck mostly all the time, crutches and all! and he leaves you measling in the hold where nobody can't see you, nor wants to, and you may lay ..."

5. Abeokuta and the Camaroons Mountains: An Exploration by Richard Francis Burton (1863)
"... and the sand-flies, no longer measling our hands and faces, had remained below. A lovely morning, the ' Smile of God,' when the wondrous disc of light ..."

6. Five Hundred Pointes of Good Husbandrie by Thomas Tusser (1878)
"... for measling and stench. 1\ Now pluck vp thy hempe, and go beat out the seed, and afterward water it as ye see need: But not in the riuer where cattle ..."

7. Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry: As Well for the Champion Or Open by Thomas Tusser, William Fordyce Mavor (1812)
"... my dairy good wench, Make cleanly his cabin, for measling and stench'. Gathering of 24 Now pluck up thy hemp, and go beat out the ..."

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