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atrichia

[ey-trik-ee-uh, uh-trik-]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. congenital absence or loss of hair.
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Also at·ri·cho·sis [a-truh-koh-sis] /ˌæ trəˈkoʊ sɪs/.

Origin of atrichia

From New Latin; see origin at a-6, trich-, -ia
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atrichia in Medicine

atrichia

(ā-trĭkē-ə, ə-trĭk-)
n.
  1. The congenital or acquired absence of hair.atrichosis
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