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pilonidal

[pahy-luh-nahyd-l] /ˌpaɪ ləˈnaɪd l/
adjective, Pathology.
1.
noting or pertaining to a growth of hair in a dermoid cyst or in the deeper layers of the skin.
Origin of pilonidal
1875-1880
From New Latin, dating back to 1875-80; See origin at pile3, -o-, nidus, -al1
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pilonidal in Medicine

pilonidal pi·lo·ni·dal (pī'lə-nīd'l)
adj.
Of or relating to a growth of hair in a dermoid cyst or in the deeper layers of the skin.

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