Sentence Examples


  • "Let the demon of small-pox depart !"
  • A distinction must be drawn between the above and diseases, like syphilis and small-pox, in which the contagion of, not the tendency to, the disease is transmitted directly to the foetus in utero.
  • When but three years old he had a virulent attack of small-pox which left his face disfigured, and contributed to his father's dislike of him.
  • The complaint proved to be small-pox, and on the 6th of November he died.
  • The most unhealthy period is from 1st May to 31st October, when there are, from time to time, outbreaks of typhoid, small-pox, diphtheria and other epidemics.