variolate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Having pustules or marks like those of smallpox.transitive verb var·i·o·lat·ed, var·i·o·lat·ing, var·i·o·lates
To inoculate with the smallpox virus.
variolate - Medical Definition
Having pustules or pitted scars like those of smallpox.verb
To inoculate with smallpox virus.