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"Into this I went, and bade him make me an ointment to do away the pock-marks on my face, and because I had no money." -- Simplicius Simplicissimus by Hans Jakob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen

"Sir, I do not know whether you will die on the gallows or of the pox"

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  1. A pus-filled swelling on the surface on the skin caused by an eruptive disease.
  2. Any pit, especially one formed as a scar


  1. A disease characterized by purulent skin eruptions that may leave pockmarks.
  2. Syphilis.


  1. A mark or scar in the skin caused by a pock.

Pockmark may refer to:

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