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Lupus British & World English

A southern constellation (the Wolf), lying partly in the Milky Way between Scorpius and Centaurus

lupus British & World English

Any of various diseases or conditions marked by inflammation of the skin, especially lupus vulgaris or lupus erythematosus

lupus vulgaris British & World English

Chronic direct infection of the skin with tuberculosis, causing dark red patches

lupus erythematosus British & World English

An autoimmune inflammatory disease causing scaly red patches on the skin, especially on the face, and sometimes affecting connective tissue in the internal organs

Canis lupus in wolf British & World English

A wild carnivorous mammal which is the largest member of the dog family, living and hunting in packs. It is native to both Eurasia and North America, but is much persecuted and has been widely exterminated

Anarhichas lupus in wolf fish British & World English

A large long-bodied marine fish with a long-based dorsal fin and sharp doglike teeth, which lives in deep waters of the northern hemisphere