hair bulb


The lower expanded extremity of a hair that fits like a cap over the hair papilla at the bottom of the hair follicle.

Nearby words

  1. hard corn,
  2. hard court,
  3. hard currency,
  4. hard dinkum,
  5. hard disk,
  6. hard drug,
  7. hard feeling,
  8. hard feelings,
  9. hard fern,
  10. hard goods

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