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pox party 

PAEDIATRICS, PUBLIC HEALTH

A social gathering in which children are deliberately exposed to one or more of their peers who has active chickenpox. Such parties are organised by parents in the controversial belief that natural acquisition of chickenpox is better than vaccination. 

Synonyms Chickenpox exposure party, chickenpox party, flu fling, flu party 

Reference http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pox_party

 

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