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pecingine

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin petīgo, petiginem ("scab, eruption"), a popular form of impetīgo. Compare Italian impetigine.

NounEdit

pecingine f (plural pecingini)

  1. a popular name for various skin diseases which leave scabs, sores, eruptions, or lesions, such as eczema or ringworm
  2. a portion of terrain in which vegetation has disappeared due to parasites or disease

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