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hidropoiesis

[ hid-roh-poi-ee-sis, hahy-droh- ]

noun

  1. the production of sweat.


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  • hid·ro·poi·et·ic [hid-roh-poi-, et, -ik, hahy-droh-], adjective

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Word History and Origins

Origin of hidropoiesis1

hidro-, erroneously for Greek hidrōto-, combining form of hidrṓs sweat + poíēsis making; poesy

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