[ ad-ee-af-uh-ree-sis, uh-dahy-uh-fuh- ]
/ ˌæd iˌæf əˈri sɪs, əˈdaɪ ə fə- /
absence or reduction of perspiration.
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Medical definitions for adiaphoresis
[ ā-dī′ə-fə-rē′sĭs ]
Other words from adiaphoresisa•di′a•pho•ret′ic (-rĕt′ik) adj.
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