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trichosis

[trih-koh-sis]
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noun Pathology.
  1. any disease of the hair.
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Origin of trichosis

First recorded in 1685–95; trich- + -osis
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British Dictionary definitions for trichosis

trichosis

noun
  1. any abnormal condition or disease of the hair
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Word Origin

C19: via New Latin from Greek trikhōsis growth of hair
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trichosis in Medicine

trichosis

(trĭ-kōsĭs)
n.
  1. trichopathy