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An ulcer or eruption occurring on a mucus-secreting surface such as the inside of the mouth.
- ‘An enanthema may be noted, and vesicles may evolve to shallow erosions, primarily on the palate.’
Mid 19th century: from en- ‘within’ + a shortened form of exanthema.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.