acomia

n.

"baldness," Modern Latin, from Greek akomos "hairless," from a-, privative prefix (see a- (3)) + kome "hair" (see comet).


Nearby words

  1. acoenaesthesia,
  2. acol,
  3. acold,
  4. acolyte,
  5. acoma,
  6. aconcagua,
  7. aconite,
  8. aconitic,
  9. aconitine,
  10. acorea

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