[ klawr-ak-nee, klohr- ]
/ klɔrˈæk ni, kloʊr- /
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British Dictionary definitions for chloracne
/ (klɔːˈræknɪ) /
a disfiguring skin disease that results from contact with or ingestion or inhalation of certain chlorinated aromatic hydrocarbons
Word Origin for chloracne
C20: from chloro- + acne
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Medical definitions for chloracne
[ klôr-ăk′nē ]
An acnelike skin disorder caused by prolonged exposure to chlorinated hydrocarbons.chlorine acne
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