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bromhidrosis

[ broh-mi-droh-sis, brohm-hi- ]
/ ˌbroʊ mɪˈdroʊ sɪs, ˌbroʊm hɪ- /
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noun Medicine/Medical.
the secretion of foul-smelling sweat.
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Also brom·i·dro·sis [broh-mi-droh-sis] /ˌbroʊ mɪˈdroʊ sɪs/ .
Also called osmidrosis.

Origin of bromhidrosis

First recorded in 1865–70; brom- + hidrosis
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