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ˈlu izlues

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. syphilis, syph, pox, lues venerea, luesnoun

    a common venereal disease caused by the treponema pallidum spirochete; symptoms change through progressive stages; can be congenital (transmitted through the placenta)


  1. Luesnoun

    syphilis; -- called also Lues venerea.


  1. luesnoun

    A plague or disease, especially syphilis.

  2. Etymology: From lues.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Luesnoun

    disease, especially of a contagious kind

  2. Etymology: [L.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lues

    lū′ēz, n. a plague.—adj. Luet′ic. [L.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lues in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lues in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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